Commit b7563873 authored by Vincent Lefèvre's avatar Vincent Lefèvre
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[INSTALL] Update about MinGW: the old mingw.org website no longer

exists, and MinGW has actually been replaced by Mingw-w64, which
is for both 32-bit and 64-bit Windows.

[From SVN r14587 (trunk)]
parent 75de512e
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a. Using MinGW
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1 - We advise to use MinGW (http://www.mingw.org/ for 32-bit, and
https://sourceforge.net/projects/mingw-w64/ for 32- and 64-bit),
which is simpler and less demanding than Cygwin. Contrary to Cygwin,
it also provides native Windows code.
1 - We advise to use Mingw-w64 (https://www.mingw-w64.org/), which is
simpler and less demanding than Cygwin. Contrary to Cygwin, it also
provides native Windows code.
If you also use MSYS, you should use "make" for MSYS instead of
the "make" utility from MinGW-W64 or from GCC, which causes the
the "make" utility from Mingw-w64 or from GCC, which causes the
following error:
libtool: warning: libobj name 'extract.Tpo -c -o extract.lo extract.lo'
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