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@@ -381,6 +381,9 @@ Cygwin package:
After installing them, you will probably have to modify the config.nmake
file to specify where the Cygwin binaries are installed.
+Note that installing cygwin with the "Default Text File Type" set to DOS
+may break the compilation because all the required tools may not be found.
+Set this parameter to UNIX instead.
Python for Win32 is available from: