END USER MSYS ENVIRONMENT - RELEASE 20111122
This is an msys environment for use with the compilers
provided at this site.
Download the archive (you will need 7-zip) and extract
to a folder of your choice with NO SPACES.
After extraction you should edit two files:
In fstab, mount the head path to your compiler.
For example, if your compiler is at
then add the following mount to fstab:
In the profile file edit the top line to read:
That should be it - you can now run msys.bat.
Remember that within msys always use 'make'.
In the standard windows shell always use 'gmake' (or
mingw32-make if your prefer - they are copies of the
When working with Perl always use 'dmake'.