[fpc-devel] Re: Is it possible to remove dependency on cygwin from freepascal ?
daniel.mantione at freepascal.org
Tue Apr 28 15:15:17 CEST 2009
Op Tue, 28 Apr 2009, schreef Vincent Snijders:
> Tomas Hajny schreef:
>> On Tue, April 28, 2009 12:13, sakesun roykiatisak wrote:
>>>>> Is it possible to remove dependency on cygwin from freepascal ?
>>> To make it clear, I actually mean "remove dependency on some cygwin
>>> Fpc compiler is not based on cygwin, however.
>>> Sorry if this could cause some confusion to some new freepascal user.
>> As far as I know, the most prominent place causing cygwin dependency on
>> Win32 is the GDB debugger (and its library form used by FP IDE).
> The stand-alone debugger gdb distributed with fpc is not cygwin, but mingw32.
Did someone ever try to build a libgdb under mingw32?
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