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Re: g++ linker problem with libcygwin.a

Thanks for your great answer.

On 2011-10-22 22:17:06 +0200, René Berber said:

On 10/22/2011 2:18 PM, Philipp Kraus wrote:

I use Cygwin with g++ for compiling my source codes and on some codes I
get the error:


undefined reference to `_WinMain@16'

That means the linking is being done for a GUI application.  I guess you
wanted to build a console application, so you should learn what these
options for the linker mean:


There are equivalent options used with the compiler g++, I think they are:


Yes I would build a console application (or a shared library, I can build the library).

I have tried both commands -mconsole and -Wl,-subsystem,console but the error
is created again. Should I rebuild my libraries with the -mconsole option, at the time
I have build them only with configure, make, make install?



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