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Re: Drizzle on MS windows


On 07/13/2010 10:45 AM, Jobin Augustine wrote:
> Hi All,
> As a hobby project started working on porting Drizzle to windows..
> I don't know anybody already started in this direction.

Nope. Nobody yet. I kept meaning to get around to getting libdrizzle done...

> have few options before me to start.
> 1. Use MinGW (http://www.mingw.org/)
> 2. Use Cygwin DLL and compile in windows
> (i think, postgres initially followed this path)
> 3. Cross compile to windows executable from Linux. (static build)
> Just started with option 2. but don't know whether i am in right direction.
> if anybody has any previous experience in any of the above, please guide
> me..

I was going to do one of those (like 3) as a first step... although 3
will need some fixes to pandora-build. So definitely let me know if the
cygwin route gets you anywhere or what I can do to help.

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