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Re: g++ (v.3.1.1-4) -mno-cygwin with a hello world sample crashes oddly
- From: Christopher Faylor <cgf at redhat dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 20 Jul 2002 15:54:32 -0400
- Subject: Re: g++ (v.3.1.1-4) -mno-cygwin with a hello world sample crashes oddly
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On Sat, Jul 20, 2002 at 04:16:48PM +0900, Dylan Cuthbert wrote:
>Hi all, Here is a very simple test program I am compiling with
>g++ -mno-cygwin -c test.cpp -o test.exe
>--- snip ---
>int main (int argc, char *argv)
> int frog = 10;
> int blob = 20;
> for ( int i = 0; i < 10; i++ )
> std::cout << "hello world" << frog << " " << blob << std::endl;
> frog += blob;
>--- snip ---
>When I run this from a command.com style window, a very strange thing
>happens - the text cursor starts jumping about the screen in a repeated
>pattern (I'm not joking, I thought it was a virus or something at first).
>When I run it from rxvt, rxvt just freezes on me after I press ctrl-c.
>In both cases I have to use the task manager to close down a task called
>ntvdm.exe which is using up 50% of the cpu time. If I end that task the
>prompt returns to rxvt (or the command.com shell).
I would suspect that you are not running the program as ./test and are,
instead running some other random "program" named test.
It's usually a good idea not to use 'test' as a command name since UNIX
systems have a test program installed in /usr/bin.
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