[vlc-devel] Mingw32 build problems: Dash, Skins2 and libstdc++

Rafaël Carré rafael.carre at gmail.com
Tue Jun 26 22:25:49 CEST 2012

Le 2012-06-26 18:33, Chris Smowton a écrit :
> On 26/06/2012 08:44, Rafaël Carré wrote:
>> Try to build gcc with --disable-shared
> So I hacked around the previous problem by manually running libtool with 
> -static, which worked. However I found that the package produced at the 
> end of the day had a lot of broken modules, mostly because they included 
> dependencies on libstdc++-6.dll and some libgcc DLLs.
> I'll try a rebuilding mingw64 with --disable-shared as you suggest. 
> Since it appears to be the default for mingw64 trunk to use a shared 

libstdc++ and libgcc come from gcc, not from mingw-w64

> runtime where possible, and the VLC packaging mechanism seems to make no 
> attempt to distribute the MinGW C/C++ runtime, should the page 
> http://wiki.videolan.org/Win32Compile mention that restriction?
> <http://wiki.videolan.org/Win32Compile>

I probably need to edit the wiki for mingw-w64 indeed

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