Excellent, and thank you all! I've been WIndowsless for a few weeks, but that should change again soon.
On Sun, Feb 16, 2020 at 6:23 PM Mike Gran <spk...@yahoo.com> wrote: > On Fri, Feb 14, 2020 at 09:46:04AM -0800, Charles Stanhope wrote: > > Andy, I don't know if you'd want to continue this here or on > > lightening's gitlab page, but I looked into this a little bit a few > > minutes here and there this past weeek. The x86 "fast-call" calling > > convention used on Windows x64 and shared by Cygwin requires > > that the caller reserve 32 bytes of memory on the stack for the callee > > to spill the register parameters (even if the callee takes fewer than > > four parameters). I think lightening is currently missing that for the > > x64 case for Cygwin. > > > > To test the idea, I made a small modification (patch attached) that is > > *not* intended as a solution as it doesn't work for the general case, > > but it does allow the tests to pass on Cygwin 64. > > I can confirm that Charles's patch, plus another one line patch > to define CPU_SETSIZE, is enough to get Guile 3.0.x to build and run > on my box. All tests pass except strptime in French, and the absence > of crypt. This is a 64-bit build. > > -Mike Gran >