Cross compiling for cygwin under Linux.

Yaakov Selkowitz
Wed Mar 30 16:19:00 GMT 2016

On 2016-03-30 10:24, Michel Van den Bergh wrote:
> I am one of the authors of an application (
> ) written for POSIX and I
> would like to provide a Windows binary.
> As I do not use Windows I would like to cross compile on Linux.
> I cannot use Mingw as our application relies heavily on the select() call.
> So my question is: is it possible to cross compile a Cygwin binary on
> Linux?

Yes it is.  Packages for Fedora and RHEL/CentOS are available here:


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