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Date: Thu, 7 May 2015 17:34:51 +0300
From: Aleksey Cherepanov <>
Subject: Re: [core john] [Johnny] Windows event loop

On Thu, May 07, 2015 at 09:52:51AM -0400, Mathieu Laprise wrote:
> Aleksey wrote:
> > I assume that you start john through cygwin's terminal, try to start
> > john from windows' cmd. Does john crash then?
> Thanks Aleksey for this idea. You're right, it does'nt work in windows cmd.
> I see Cygwin related errors. One DLL missing that I copied from 1.7.9 and
> now error the entry point __cxa_atexit is impossible to find in the
> library... I'll take a look at that and when I get a working executable,
> I'll take on the start/pause bug from 1.7.9 with WM_CLOSE, maybe it's no
> longer there in core cvs. If it's still there, I'll correct it.

I guess you copied cygwin1.dll. Try to copy it from cygwin you built
john on. Most probably john 1.7.9 has different version of

cygwin dlls have to be on path or in the same folder as the program.


Aleksey Cherepanov

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