Please test snapshots of the coming R9C

Kent Boortz kent@REDACTED
Fri Jul 11 00:01:10 CEST 2003

Joachim Durchholz <joachim.durchholz@REDACTED> writes:
> > Note that in R9C you can build the Windows binary from source.
> > You need Microsoft Visual C++ and some free tools like Cygwin.
> > The Windows build instructions are in "$SRCROOT/README.win32".
> Will there be a version that compiles just with Cygwin?
> (And, preferrably, emits code that uses mingw32, i.e. doesn't use the
> cygwin DLL...)

I was not clear, the resulting binary is a true windows application,
not a Cygwin application. The cygwin DLL is not used in by the
resulting Erlang application.

Adding support for using mingw32 instead of Visual C++ is a task for
the Erlang OpenSource community I think ;-)


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