Trouble compiling Wine tests with Cygwin

Alex Villací­s Lasso a_villacis at
Mon Feb 22 11:51:39 CST 2010

El 22/02/10 12:41, Austin English escribió:
> On Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 11:03 AM, Alex Villací­s Lasso
> <a_villacis at>  wrote:
>> I have a VB6 application that requires oledb32 to convert from
>> DBTYPE_VARIANT to DBTYPE_BYTES, and fails with builtin oledb32 since
>> conversions to DBTYPE_BYTES are unimplemented. I set up a VirtualBox VM with
>> Windows XP and the latest Cygwin in order to add a oledb32 test to show me
>> what should be done for these conversions to DBTYPE_BYTES. However, I have
>> trouble when running "make test" on dlls/oledb32/tests. I get the following:
> It's not quite the answer to your question, but why not use mingw on
> your native OS and run the mingw created exe on windows?
Thanks. I will try that. However, the Cygwin-on-Windows method used to 
work, and I have tried some test patches with it, so it is surprising 
for me that it does not work anymore.

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