[ntp:questions] Did we ever get NTP running under Cygwin32

Danny Mayer mayer at ntp.org
Thu Nov 5 02:29:32 UTC 2009

Todd Glassey wrote:
> Dave Hart wrote:
>> Undoubtedly there would many minor kinks to work out as well.  I know
>> of another cygwin-based program which on Windows Vista tends to fail
>> before starting main() in cygwin's heap initialization code, unless
>> you've restarted recently.  My guess is it's being fouled by "address
>> space layout randomization" causing DLLs to be located in the address
>> space cygwin wants to pre-reserve for a simple classic sbrk()-based
>> malloc(). 
> Agreed but installing the time-service interface as a TSR would likely 
> cure this.

I don't think so. TSR's went out with Win16.


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