[erlang-questions] Which On Windows

Dave Cottlehuber dch@REDACTED
Fri Nov 16 00:49:41 CET 2018

On Tue, 13 Nov 2018, at 13:06, Michael Scharrer wrote:
> Hi Luke,
> i think there is a litte issue in the documentation for building erlang 
> on windows, because the VCPATH or else are not cygwin'ish... with 
> make_winpath() or make_upath() or else which you are able to set in 
> the .bash_profile and this don´t work for me in the newest cygwin 64.
> It would be great if you can test this later...
> Just here the example
> ## The PATH variable should be Cygwin'ish
> $VISUAL_STUDIO_ROOT/VC/bin/amd64:\
> $VISUAL_STUDIO_ROOT/VC/vcpackages:\
> $VISUAL_STUDIO_ROOT/Common7/Tools:\
> $SDK/bin/x86
> Are you sure, that it uses for a x64 build of erlang the Windows Kit´s 
> for x86 for the tools rc and mt?

Yes. This is correct. 32-bit compiler toolchain can generate 64-bit


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