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