Linking EFI applications with x86_64-pc-mingw32-ld

Mon Apr 2 19:45:00 GMT 2012

On Mon, Apr 2, 2012 at 3:29 PM, Andreas Schwab <> wrote:
> NightStrike <> writes:
>> I don't know the answer to your question, but at the very least, you
>> should try using the x86_64-w64-mingw32 target.  Notice that the
>> middle part of the triplet is not -pc-.
> The vendor part of the triplet is just for information.

In the case of mingw-w64, we activate a number of features that are
not present if the triplet is -pc-.  Admittedly, I don't know what
that feature list is anymore, or if it changes anything for ld
specifically, but my point still stands.

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