mingw32-gcc

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Fri Nov 21 13:14:39 UTC 2008


On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 02:15:36PM +0100, Farkas Levente wrote:
> hi,
> in mingw32-gcc why put a link into
> /lib/i686-pc-mingw32-cpp -> ../usr/bin/i686-pc-mingw32-cpp
> i see there is the same in the naive linux package, but in cross compile
> env is this really required?

Possibly not, but I don't think it does any harm to have the link.
Some packages out there are still expecting /lib/cpp to exist, so I
guess by extension they might try to use /lib/$target-cpp as well.

Rich.

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