The new mintty 2.1.1 crashed with the infamous
STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION stack dump. I’m a bit surprised there’s no
mintty-debuginfo package as it would make it easier to know what’s going on.
Note that upgrading to
2.1.2 and upgrading
w32api-headers to their latest versions solved my issue.
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