Build Failure on Cygwin Windows

Miklos Vajna vmiklos at
Thu Apr 12 04:03:07 PDT 2012

On Thu, Apr 12, 2012 at 12:57:40PM +0200, Michael Stahl <mstahl at> wrote:
> yes paths need to be _short_ on Windows...
> i've just added a warning here so hopefully less people fall into these
> traps:

If we are at it, when you install Cygwin these days, it installs make
3.82.9x, which failed miserably here. Is it just me, or better to
suggest using make-3.82-gbuild from dev-tools.git on Windows for now?

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