MinGW build target

Glenn Burkhardt gbburkhardt@gmail.com
Mon Aug 29 10:48:00 GMT 2016

Thanks - that works better.  I suppose that the '32' on 'mingw32' is an 
artifact that predates the MinGW-w64 fork of the MinGW code base.

On 8/28/2016 2:39 PM, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
>> Date: Sun, 28 Aug 2016 21:26:56 +0300
>> From: Eli Zaretskii <eliz@gnu.org>
>> CC: gdb@sourceware.org
>>> What's the correct build target for MinGW-w64?  I tried using
>>>        --build=x86_64-w64-mingw64
>>> with gdb-7.11.1 and x86_64-6.1.0-release-posix-seh-rt_v5-rev0, and it's
>>> trying to compile ser-unix.c.  That doesn't seem right, and, of course,
>>> MinGW doesn't include <sys/socket.h>.
>> Why do you need an explicit argument?  Doesn't config.guess guess
>> correctly?  If not, maybe your uname needs and update/upgrade?
> In any case, it sounds like x86_64-w64-mingw32 is what you want.

This email has been checked for viruses by Avast antivirus software.

More information about the Gdb mailing list