missing pthread.h in building 64-bit aaplications

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Tue Sep 21 09:33:00 GMT 2010

On Mon, Sep 20, 2010 at 05:01:52PM -0700, kenny@ca wrote:
>Hello All,
>Goal: Building 64-bit application on Cygwin
>OS: 64-bit Windows 7
>I used "x86_64-w64-mingw32-gcc ...." to build the application, but failed.
>The output tells missing pthread.h. pthread.h is included in one of my
>source files.
>I located the file, one in C:\cygwin\usr\include, the other
>I tried using -I to tell gcc to include pthread.h, but failed. why? 

This is a MinGW compiler.  It doesn't support pthread.  Any threading
support would be with standard Windows calls.


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