[Bf-committers] Couple of patches for MinGW compilation

Campbell Barton ideasman42 at gmail.com
Tue Nov 2 03:39:35 CET 2010

On Tue, Nov 2, 2010 at 2:35 AM, alex <liquidiser at ya.ru> wrote:
> On Tue, 02 Nov 2010 04:21:05 +0200, Sergey I. Sharybin
> <g.ulairi at gmail.com> wrote:
>>   Personally i think it's not good idea to use tdm-gcc to build
>> libraries -- better to use official mingw-gcc with sjlj exceptions model
>> atm. Especially if library contains c++ code, but there could be other
>> problems, maybe with glibc, not sure.
> tdm-gcc use sjlj exceptions model, and at the time when I checked it,
> official MinGW with gcc-4.x.x used DW2 exceptions causing troubles with
> linking. I'll try to recompile Freetype with official MinGW and if
> everything ok reupload it to the tracker
>> -------- Original Message --------
>> Subject: [Bf-committers] Couple of patches for MinGW compilation
>> From: alex <liquidiser at ya.ru>
>> To: bf-committers at blender.org
>> Date: 11/02/2010 07:01 AM
>>> Hi
>>> MinGW compilation broken at the time, firstly by outdated python library
>>> files and later by outdated Freetype library.
>>> I submitted couple of very simple patches
>>> https://projects.blender.org/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=24461&group_id=9&atid=127
>>> and
>>> https://projects.blender.org/tracker/index.php?func=detail&aid=24495&group_id=9&atid=127

Committed the patch, Sergey told me about this incompatibility but
thought this would be ok since freetype is written in C.

- Campbell

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