[petsc-users] Petsc-3.4.2 with MinGW-w64 on Windows 7

Satish Balay balay at mcs.anl.gov
Wed Oct 2 00:07:54 CDT 2013

On Tue, 1 Oct 2013, Mengda Wu wrote:

> Hi Satish,
>    Thanks a lot for your reply!
>    Is there a way to use the mingw64 which is not shipped with cygwin? For
> example, use windows native paths when testing the compiler.

Nope - I don't think it will work. Our build tools are primarily work with
cygwin paths.

Alternative is to use MS/Intel compilers - and we support them with
win32fe compiler wrapper.

What problem are you having with using mingw distributed with cygwin?


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