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From: Jon Turney <>
To: Cygwin Patches <>
Subject: Re: [EXTERNAL] Re: [PATCH] Cygwin: Conditionally build documentation
Date: Tue, 18 Jan 2022 20:01:36 +0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 15/01/2022 23:00, Brian Inglis wrote:
> On 2022-01-15 12:06, Lavrentiev, Anton (NIH/NLM/NCBI) [C] via 
> Cygwin-patches wrote:
>>> It is reported by 'configure --help', at the appropriate level (although
>>> since enable is the default, I probably should have written
>>> '--disable-doc' here).
> It looks like it's not propagated to newlib-cygwin/configure, and 
> newlib-cygwin/configure --help=recursive seems to loop recursing on 
> newlib 4.2.0, so it's only shown by winsup/configure:

In my testing, it seems that a top-level './configure --help=recursive' 
terminates eventually, it's just that there are also configures in 
subdirectories of newlib (for no good reason I know of), which makes it 
spend a long time repeating mostly useless output...

  reply	other threads:[~2022-01-18 20:01 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-01-14 20:18 Lavrentiev, Anton (NIH/NLM/NCBI) [C]
2022-01-15  5:04 ` Brian Inglis
2022-01-15 15:06 ` Jon Turney
2022-01-15 19:06   ` [EXTERNAL] " Lavrentiev, Anton (NIH/NLM/NCBI) [C]
2022-01-15 23:00     ` Brian Inglis
2022-01-18 20:01       ` Jon Turney [this message]
2022-01-17 19:39   ` Lavrentiev, Anton (NIH/NLM/NCBI) [C]
2022-01-18 19:57     ` Jon Turney

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