Compiling drivers under Cygwin
Wed Oct 6 20:50:48 CEST 2004
----- Original Message -----
From: "Nicolas Charpentier" <>
> I succeed to compile a driver using gcc from Cygwin. To avoid the
> dependency with cygwin.dll, I compile with the option '-mno-cygwin' to use
> the mingw librairies.
Thanks for the info, I had forgotten about that.
> 'g++ -c -mno-cygwin -fpic -shared -I$ERL_INCLUDE_CYGWIN_PATH' for all
> 'g++ -mno-cygwin -fpic -shared -oXXX.dll all_dot_o -llibrary_to_drive'
I still had trouble getting it compiled from Eclipse (using CDT), until I
noticed the answer was in front of my nose: the "-mno-cygwin" option must be
used even for the linker...
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