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Name: MinGW64
Homepage: http://mingw-w64.org/doku.php
Why should this be included in the repository: To be able to compile dxvk (https://github.com/doitsujin/dxvk)
Is it Open Source: Yes
How many users do you anticipate will use this software: ?
Link to source tarball/zip file: https://sourceforge.net/projects/mingw-w64/files/mingw-w64/mingw-w64-release/mingw-w64-v5.0.3.tar.bz2/download

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hilpara created this task.Mar 4 2018, 3:14 PM
LinuxUserGD added a subscriber: LinuxUserGD.EditedMar 18 2018, 1:02 PM

Did anyone successfully build mingw-w64 from source?
Following the steps in 'mingw-w64-howto-build.txt', it fails at "== Building binutils cross toolchain == [CRSBNT]" for me when I run make

DerRidda added a subscriber: DerRidda.

MinGW would really be useful for cross compilation in general.

tiritto removed a subscriber: tiritto.Apr 9 2018, 8:15 PM
mebur awarded a token.Jun 25 2018, 4:50 PM
DataDrake triaged this task as Low priority.Jul 22 2018, 12:52 PM
DataDrake moved this task from Backlog to Accepted For Inclusion on the Package Requests board.
DataDrake added a subscriber: DataDrake.

Needs to be build from source.

JoshStrobl closed this task as Wontfix.Aug 16 2018, 8:13 PM
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JoshStrobl added a subscriber: JoshStrobl.

It's been a month since this has been accepted and marked for needs maintainer. Given nobody has stepped up to provide an accepted patch, marking as wontfix. Feel free to re-open when a patch has been submitted via the appropriate process.

yaomtc added a subscriber: yaomtc.Feb 7 2019, 4:26 AM
YakoYakoYokuYoku reopened this task as Open.Oct 12 2019, 10:57 AM
YakoYakoYokuYoku added a subscriber: YakoYakoYokuYoku.

It has been a year and a half since this was requested but today I've managed to build this package in solbuild, stay tuned for more information.

Jacalz added a subscriber: Jacalz.Oct 12 2019, 11:42 AM

That is wonderful information @YakoYakoYokuYoku. I might need this for a packaging project, so it would be amazing to have it in the repo :)

The steps required for building mingw-w64 and mingw-w64-gcc are further detailed here:

These are the differentials that solves this issue:

If You want to inspect them, go check out all the links.

yaomtc removed a subscriber: yaomtc.Oct 26 2019, 5:26 AM