Re: [Mingw-cross-env-list] Separate build rules (was Re: Mingw64)
Tony Theodore <tonyt@...
2011-12-02 00:44:47 GMT
On 29 November 2011 19:16, Zach Thibeau <zachary.thibeau@...> wrote:
> On 11/29/2011 06:52 AM, Volker Grabsch wrote:
>> (BTW, I also thought about adding a MacOS X cross toolchain in
>> the far future. However, I don't know how much need is there,
>> as you'll need proprietary stuff to get it run anyway. Also,
>> as soon as Apple successfully switched to LLVM, they will almost
>> certainly release fewer and fewer parts of the build toolchain
>> as Free Software, probably even disallowing cross-compiling
>> at all in their license (except from Apple to Apple hardware,
>> I guess, so you can still develop for iOS on a MacBook).
>> Anyway, there's the IMCROSSS project which already contains lots
>> of useful scripts for MacOS X cross compiling, but it seems to be
>> inactive for about 2.5 years: http://www.sandroid.org/imcross/
>> Any thoughts on that topic are welcome. Does anyone have
>> a real need for cross-compiling (with static linking) for
>> MacOS X?
> hmm a cross compiler targeting mac would be awesome would help with porting
> my own project to osx, be hard to test if the end binaries would work on an
> osx system since I don't have a mac computer but the idea would be
> beneficial for people who don't have access to macs nonetheless