[Libvir] Cross-compiling to Windows

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Thu Apr 17 16:55:36 UTC 2008

On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 12:53:13PM -0400, Daniel Veillard wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 11:27:08PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> > On Wed, Apr 16, 2008 at 11:24:10PM +0100, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> > > He mentions that he's managed to set up an entire cross-compiler
> > > environment to do the compiles (actually, it's a package in Debian
> > > called mingw32 -- we don't have it in Fedora), and he's set up Wine so
> > > he can run tests too.
> > 
> > Not tried them yet, but there are some Fedora packages of this cross
> > compiler here:
> > 
> >   http://mirzam.it.vu.nl/mingw/
>   Well I just tried but the packages don't rebuild on x86_64, it seems
> they are not 64bits ready.
>   But yes using the x-compile to check for portability regressions sounds
> fine.

Are you sure?  I built them fine over here (AMD x86-64).

I'm about half way through building libvirt using them.  Just working
my way through a maze of GnuTLS dependencies/problems.


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