Compilation failure on cygwin

Dima Pasechnik dimpase+ecl at
Wed Jul 17 08:40:27 UTC 2019

sagemath ( uses ecl 16.1.2 to compile and run Maxima (and not
only it) on Cygwin, so it is certainly possible. we turn threads off,
As well, we add -D_GNU_SOURCE to C and CXX flags.

On Mon, 15 Jul 2019 at 10:14, Иван Трусков <trus19 at> wrote:

> Hello
> I am trying to build and use ECL on windows machine under cygwin
> environment
> However, evter it is built, there arises a problem when i try to compile
> any lisp files, for example when running examples/build/readme.lisp
> Inspecting with gsb gives the picture of stack overflow on handling some
> exception across threads, overflow occuring in the bad case of circular
> calls to acquiring thread-local data (pthreads_getspecific) and processing
> error message from failure of it.
> is there recommended configuration for cygwin that would allow to overcome
> that kind of problem? Alternatively, what data exactly are needed for a
> full bug report? I would gladly provide everything relevant
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