[Python-Dev] cygwin errors
Tue, 22 Jul 2003 08:38:20 -0400
On Mon, Jul 21, 2003 at 05:14:33PM -0400, Barry Warsaw wrote:
> On Mon, 2003-07-21 at 17:01, Tim Peters wrote:
> > [Jason Tishler]
> > > Yup! But, would such a Cygwin specific change be accepted so
> > > close to the release date?
> > If the Cygwin-specific part is (as it seemed to me) isolated to the
> > only line in the codebase that tests HAVE_PTHREAD_SIGMASK, I think
> > the risk is too small to worry about. In one real sense, the
> > HAVE_PTHREAD_SIGMASK patch introduced bugs, causing a
> > formerly-working platform to fall over.
> I'd agree. This isn't hurting any other platform, so hacking
> configure for this test on cygwin seems of minimal pain. The
> potential for other OS breakage is smaller the sooner you do it.
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