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Re: problem with make-3.81
- From: <ycollet at freesurf dot fr>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2009 15:09:43 +0100
- Subject: Re: problem with make-3.81
> I think Dave wants you to get the mingw-make from the mingw project site
Yes, I fill that. But that's a little bit complicated: to benefit from a
"pure" windows binary, you can compile a mingw binary using cygwin tools.
But you still need to download the make tool from the mingw website.
> Pssst. Don't tell anyone else here but when I want to compile
> programs for Windows systems that have no Cygwin dependencies, I
> just use the MinGW toolchain from the MinGW site.
I installed last week mingw. I am still fighting some cygwin habit while
using mingw :-)
> If the current plans for gcc4 are still in place -mno-cygwin
> will soon disappear. Maybe not soon enough.
Certainly a good thing. Do mingw things with mingw and cygwin things with
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