Can't link .res file (from windres) using i686-pc-mingw32-g++

Tony Kelman
Thu Feb 25 05:18:00 GMT 2016

> Jim Reisert AD1C wrote:
>> I have a 64-bit Cygwin environment. I'm trying to compile a 32-bit
>> (target) Windows program using i686-pc-mingw32-g++
>> # i686-pc-mingw32-g++ -g -Wall -Iinclude -I../../library/include -c
>> -o NPOTAdlg.o NPOTAdlg.cpp
>> # windres -Iinclude res/NPOTAdlg.rc -O coff -o res/NPOTAdlg.res
>> # i686-pc-mingw32-g++ -s -mwindows -static-libgcc -static-libstdc++
>> -lwininet NPOTA.o NPOTAdlg.o res/NPOTAdlg.res ../../library/library.a
>> /usr/i686-pc-mingw32/sys-root/mingw/lib/libwininet.a -o NPOTA

Or use i686-pc-mingw32-windres? If that doesn't exist, I know there is
one in mingw-w64 under the name i686-w64-mingw32-windres.


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