Re: [patch]: Decouple cygwin building from in-tree mingw/w32api building
Kai Tietz <ktietz70 <at> googlemail.com>
2012-10-18 15:57:55 GMT
2012/10/18 Corinna Vinschen:
> Hi Yaakov,
> On Oct 18 02:33, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>> On Wed, 2012-10-17 at 15:32 -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>> But, anyway, nevermind. This shouldn't be a requirement for getting
>>> these changes checked in. I'm more concerned with just nuking the
>>> now-unneeded mingw script.
>> Draft patch attached, based partially on Kai's. Yes, it needs a
>> ChangeLog entry, but it also needs more testing first.
>> On Cygwin, you need either mingw-gcc-g++ and mingw-zlib, or
>> mingw64-i686-gcc-g++ with Ports' mingw64-i686-zlib, available here:
> Any problem to move mingw64-i686-zlib into the distro?
Hmm, wouldn't assume so. I can give JonY a ping for that. I assume
he would provide such a package. Shall I ask him?
>> On Fedora, you need my cygwin-gcc-c++ plus mingw32-gcc-c++ and
>> mingw32-zlib-static. Unfortunately F17's mingw32-headers isn't
>> (aren't?) new enough, so two files in winsup/utils wouldn't compile
> Indeed, unfortunately. The Fedora maintainer cut the latest version
> right before I started to apply my changes to mingw64.