On 11/6/07, Earnie Boyd <earnie@...> wrote:
> Quoting NightStrike <nightstrike@...>:
> > On 11/6/07, Howard Chu <hyc@...> wrote:
> >> Hi, sorry I haven't been paying attention lately and can't find
> >> enough info in
> >> the mailing list archives. What's the status of MSYS and MinGW
> >> support on for
> >> Windows 64 x86_64? I just tried to install the latest MSYS snapshot
> >> on Windows
> >> 2003 Enterprise Edition and it didn't run, haven't dug into it to see what's
> >> wrong yet.
> >> More to the point, what about gcc and binutils, do they support Windows' 64
> >> bit ABI now?
> > Please go here:
> > http://sourceforge.net/projects/mingw-w64/
> Do we really need another project? This project is MinGW, note there
> is no 32 after it. This was purposeful for the day when 64/128/256
> what ever bits came along.
It was not intentional to step on any toes. Kai was originally
providing snapshots often to the mingw project, but it became
advantageous to make a new project until the project is stable.