gnupg-1.0.0 chokes over make

Werner Koch wk at
Fri Oct 1 12:35:44 CEST 1999

varun sharma <varshar at> writes:

> In the cipher/rndunix.c, modify #include<sys/signal.h>
> to <signal.h>. Comment out the sys/ipc.h & sys/shm.h
> includes.

You can't use the rndunix stuff on a Windows machine.  Remember that
Cygwin only emulates a Unix environment and I have strong doubts that
you get good entropy without using the "real" Windows[NT].

>     But Werner, I do need gnupg on cygwin instead of 
>     Win32..

Can you explain why and whether it is possible for you to call native
MS-Windows functions?

Werner Koch at            keyid 621CC013

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