patch applied (ghc): Use mingw tarballs to get mingw on Windows
marlowsd at gmail.com
Mon Oct 5 06:20:06 EDT 2009
On 04/10/2009 02:10, Ian Lynagh wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 02, 2009 at 09:16:09AM +0100, Simon Marlow wrote:
>> On 01/10/2009 23:59, Ian Lynagh wrote:
>>> Wed Sep 30 13:03:58 PDT 2009 Ian Lynagh<igloo at earth.li>
>>> * Use mingw tarballs to get mingw on Windows
>> A good step forward, I think. This should make building on Windows less
>> error prone.
>> We should update the wiki; I take it that the second and third steps on
>> are no longer required?
> Right, you don't need to install mingw or update its windres any more.
> I've updated the wiki page.
>> How did you work around the windres issue?
> We still do the
> "--preprocessor=" ++ quote gcc ++ ...,
> trick, so that it can find gcc even if installed to a path containing
Which means we still need a windres version later than the one shipped
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