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PCRE library support

From: Greg Fenton <greg_fenton(at)>
Date: Tue Jun 03 2003 - 19:26:37 GMT
In trying to fix the Cygwin issue, I realized that Cygwin ships with
libxml2, zlib and pcre libraries pre-compiled.

So, instead of specifying them in my configuration, I simply can type:


But, it seems that PCRE support *must* be manually enabled.

I know very little about autoconf and configure, but is there a
particular reason that the default PCRE is "no" and not "maybe"?  (Line
243 of

Just wondering,

Greg Fenton

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Received on Tue Jun 3 19:26:44 2003