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Re: updated win32 macro
On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 06:16:44PM -0500, Norman Vine wrote:
>Christopher Faylor writes:
>>>I would really like to minimse the alterations needed outside of
>>>configure.in - can you think of any package in particular
>>likely to have
>>>trouble with CC=gcc -mwin32 ? (So that we could test it)
>>Yes. If you configure this way in the tcl directory and then
>>cd .., the
>>tcl directory won't build because CC is overridden by the
>>If you use CC='gcc -mwin32' configure in the top-level, then we might
>>as well just get rid of -mwin32 completely. This will cause every
>>single package to be built with -mwin32 whether it needs it or not.
>I just built tcl the other day
>just worked :-)
We're trying to avoid telling people to include an additional
option. That just doesn't work.