On Fri, 20 Jul 2001, Danny Smith wrote:
> I would like to make available at SF, but first...
> Do we still need to maintain the CRTDLL compatability code in
Please do! Now that Mingw defaults to MSVCRT runtime, I don't know
if there's enough of a reason to maintain the CRTDLL brain damage.
> The other binary distros of make-3.79.1 that have seen mentioned on the
> Mingw user list all seem to have been built with BATCH_MODE_ONLY_SHELL
> defined, which I don't like since it forces the choice to use cmd.exe
> shell rather than attempt to use sh. I would not define any of the
> shell-choice macros.
I remember the alternative binary distribution, and I do remember how I
disliked being limited by the choices made.