crossbuild cygwin-1.7.6-1 on linux x64

Larry Hall (Cygwin Developers) lhall@cygwin.com
Wed Aug 25 21:14:00 GMT 2010


On 8/25/2010 5:11 PM, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 25, 2010 at 04:56:41PM -0400, Charles Wilson wrote:
>> Corinna said:
>>> And it's quite funny, considering that the Red Hat dept I'm working for
>>> spends most of its time creating and maintaining cross build tools.
>>
>> Funny this came up. I just spent some time last weekend *trying* to
>> construct a linux->cygwin cross compiler environment (based on Dave's
>> recent native gcc-4.5.0 release).  Unfortunately I failed: C progs seem
>> to work ok, but C++ ones do not.
>
> You know that "c++ ones do not" is not much of a bug report, right?
>
> I must now have genetic knowledge of building cross-compilers because
> I don't see why everyone thinks this is such a big deal, requiring so
> much discussion.

cgf - the cross-compiler compiler. ;-)

-- 
Larry



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