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Re: cross compilation to w32

From: Ralf Wildenhues
Subject: Re: cross compilation to w32
Date: Sat, 8 Mar 2008 18:16:56 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.17+20080114 (2008-01-14)

Hi Gary,

* Gary V. Vaughan wrote on Sat, Mar 08, 2008 at 05:39:38PM CET:
> On 8 Mar 2008, at 07:03, Ralf Wildenhues wrote:
>> we have a couple of problems wrt. cross compilation to w32 in 2.2.
>> When I cross-compile from GNU/Linux to MinGW using Debian's mingw32
>> packages (i586-mingw32msvc-gcc etc.), then link mode already
>> requires executing a host program; for example:
>> This means that building will fail on systems without a simulator.
>> Does anybody see easy ways out?
> Shouldn't the cwrapper be compiled with the host compiler?  It looks as
> though it isn't at the moment...

It is.  With our new scheme in 2.2 however, the wrapper is also
*executed* already at link time, rather than only at run time.
That is the gist of the first problem for users without a simulator.


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