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From: Alan Schmitt <alan.schmitt@p...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Problem during Godi bootstrap_stage2 (Windows mingw)
On 19 mars 09, at 08:47, Alain Frisch wrote:

> Alan Schmitt wrote:
>> I had to reinstall my environment to develop OCaml applications  
>> under Windows (using mingw), and I'm having some problem during  
>> bootstrap_stage2. Here are the last few lines before the problem  
>> occurs:
> I think the problem comes from a recent update in Cygwin. Now, gcc  
> is a (Cygwin) symbolic link to gcc3.exe. Cygwin applications (like  
> bash or make) are able to follow symlinks, but not native Win32  
> applications (like ocamlrun).
> A solution is to copy gcc3.exe to gcc.exe in a directory which is  
> put in front of the PATH. Same for cpp.

That was it, thanks a lot.