[SDL] Is libgw32c needed to build SDL apps with mingw?

Gabriele Greco gabriele.greco at darts.it
Fri Dec 14 00:41:51 PST 2007

David Bruce wrote:
> 1. Can SDL apps be built in an MSYS-MinGW environment without libgw32c?
> 2. If #1 is possible, is there any reason why the same cannot be accomplished 
> in a Linux-based crossbuild?
Mingw32 apps are pure win32 apps that use microsoft C runtime, so you 
don't need libgw32c, I always build in linux my win32 apps and never 
used libgw32c... so the answer is positive to both your questions :)


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