[tex-live] error with asymptote

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Thu Jun 8 22:14:24 CEST 2017

On 2017-06-08 at 20:12:43 +0100, Philip Taylor wrote:

 > Pedro Carneiro wrote:

 >> I was using a shell in emacs, and I don't see it. But I do get
 >> the same message if using a command line.
 >> The file mentioned (cygwin1.dll) is not the same, but I suppose
 >> that's because you are using cygwin.

> No, pure Windows, Pedro -- I don't go in for this Unix-lookalike
> stuff ...

> ** Phil.

Asymptote for Windows was compiled under Cygwin, thus it requires


and a few other shared libraries.

This is the reason why "cygwin1.dll" can appear in error messages even
if you don't use Cygwin at all.


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