[erlang-questions] windows

Jesse Gumm <>
Sun May 13 20:56:22 CEST 2012


Hi Tony,

I spent a lot of time fighting with Windows (Mingw/Msys), Rebar, and
Erlang to get them all playing nicely together well to generate a
decent windows release for Nitrogen, and it works pretty reliably now.

You can use my instructions for compiling Nitrogen as a basis for
getting your stuff working:
https://github.com/nitrogen/nitrogen/blob/master/rel/overlay/win/README.md

-Jesse

On Sun, May 13, 2012 at 8:07 AM, Tony Rogvall <> wrote:
> Dear erlang-ers.
>
> Is there anyone on this list that do develop on windows ?
> How on earth do you do that ? ;)
>
> I am trying to get a driver compiled using rebar.
> rebar is nearly working on MingW but git is not available for MingW, the
> reason is somewhat bizarre ...
> rebar is nearly working on cygwin but there is some path problem that result
> in "access denied".
>
> Right now I reverted to using a Makefile with MingW, that after lots of copy
> and past finally works.
>
> Is rebar supposed to be working with cygwin/mingw ?
>
> BTW
> I will NOT install Visual Studio XYZ :-)
> Thanks
>
> /Tony
>
> "Installing applications can lead to corruption over time. Applications
> gradually write over each other's libraries, partial upgrades occur, user
> and system errors happen, and minute changes may be unnoticeable and
> difficult to fix"
>
>
>
>
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