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Re: cygreadline5.dll redux
- From: Charles Wilson <cwilson at ece dot gatech dot edu>
- To: James Garrison <jhg at athensgroup dot com>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2002 15:26:13 -0500
- Subject: Re: cygreadline5.dll redux
- References: <3C728A63.firstname.lastname@example.org>
James Garrison wrote:
> This file appears to be missing.
> Before someone jumps on my case and says "Search the archives"
> I'd like to point out that
> a) The archives are highly polluted with messages containing
> cygcheck output that lists cygreadline5.dll. A search for
> just "cygreadline5.dll" returns hundreds of hits most of which
> have nothing to do with the problem.
> b) The archive search engine is too stupid to understand
> quoted strings meaning adjacency, so that searching for
> 'cygrealine5.dll "not found"' is equivalent to searching
> for the individual words. Since 'found' appears in cygcheck
> output, this does not reduce the number of hits at all.
> Could someone please either answer the question as to why
> some packages still require this library even though it does
> not appear to be included in the distribution, and then
> add the answer to the FAQ?
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