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Date: 2007-06-13 (14:00)
From: skaller <skaller@u...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] cywgin stack overflow
On Wed, 2007-06-13 at 09:44 -0400, Igor Peshansky wrote:

> > Unfortunately, recompiling Ocaml on Cygwin isn't an option.
> > Is there someone here maintaining the Cygwin port?
> Yes.  I am.  

Ah, good! Thanks!

> > Any chance of 3.09 series Ocaml, and, with the native
> > code compiler built with a larger stack?

> I thought Ocaml had growable stacks...  I must've been confused.

I have no idea how it works.

> Besides, I'm planning to build a 3.10 series shortly -- is there really a
> pressing need for 3.09?

I think my project should build with 3.08 up, so no 
pressing need for 3.09 here.

> Do try to increase the available memory -- the amount Cygwin allocates by
> default is rather small (256M, I believe).  Another possibility is to run
> the compilation under strace to see why it exits.

Yes, I can try that .. a bit messy (dual booting, I lose all
the email with nice info like this when running Cygwin).

John Skaller <skaller at users dot sf dot net>
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