Need input on packaging mingw-w64 for Cygwin

Christopher Faylor
Sun Jan 24 07:03:00 GMT 2010

On Sat, Jan 23, 2010 at 03:51:12PM -0500, Charles Wilson wrote:
>Dave Korn wrote:
>> On 23/01/2010 19:02, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>>> On 1/23/2010 21:51, Chris Sutcliffe wrote:
>>>>>> mingw-w64<>  is a fork of mingw to
>>>>>> support both win32 and win64. It'll obviously be setup as a cross
>>>>>> compiler on Cygwin.
>>> Does this mean that these are all non-cygwin mingw apps? 
>>   Nope, they are cygwin-based cross development tools.
>Except, apparently, the proposed build of gdb -- unless Chris S. was

Which was, oddly enough, the reason I asked the question.

So, follow-on question:  Can we have one toolchain which targets both
32-bit and 64-bit?  It is certainly possible to do that on linux with
a -m32 and -m64 option.  Is it possible to do this with mingw?


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