Re: Bug#529183: ITP: gcc-mingw32 -- The GNU C compiler (cross compiler for MingW32)
Neil Williams, le Sun 17 May 2009 23:25:36 +0100, a écrit :
> On Sun, 17 May 2009 23:33:29 +0200
> Robert Millan <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Package: wnpp
> > Severity: wishlist
> > Owner: Robert Millan <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > * Package name : gcc-mingw32
> > Version : 4.4
> > * URL : http://gcc.gnu.org/
> > * License : GPL
> > Programming Lang: C
> > Description : The GNU C compiler (cross compiler for MingW32)
> How is this different to a cross compiler for armel, mips, mipsel etc.?
> Shouldn't the binary package name be gcc-mingw32-linux-gnu or similar?
I guess you mean gcc-i686-pc-mingw32. This is not a cross-compiler to a
debian system, but to the windows system.
> > - Should not be confused with the MingW32 compiler, which is a
> > derivative of GCC 4.2 (I think the descriptions of both packages
> > are clear enough, but suggestions welcome).
Will it be useful to keep that one?
> > - Build will be made by reliing on the gcc-source package, which
> > removes the need to add a separate .orig.tar.gz to the archive.
> If we have a method for one, why not use it for all? What is different
> with ming?
Not being targeted at a debian system.
> How do we have a "source package" (the ITP) without source or relying
> on source that is part of another package.
just like gcj-4.4 works.