Changes between Version 30 and Version 31 of CompilationGuide/MinGW


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Timestamp:
Dec 11, 2015, 1:38:14 PM (3 years ago)
Author:
saste
Comment:

add note about the MSYS2 usage

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    7070The latter if you wanted to install something to your MINGW_PATH itself... 
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     72Alternatively, you can install the MSYS2 system: 
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     74https://msys2.github.io/ 
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     76MSYS2 comes with a package management system called {{{pacman}}} adopted from Arch Linux, and allows to easily install binary packages from the commandline. To compile FFmpeg, you need to install the mingw-w64 GCC environment (either in the i686 or x86_x64 flavor). Use one of the commands: 
     77{{{ 
     78pacman -S mingw-w64-x86_64-gcc 
     79pacman -S mingw-w64-i686-gcc 
     80}}} 
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     82and run the {{{mingw32_shell.bat}}} or {{{mingw64_shell.bat}}} command in the MSYS2 installation home. If you use MSYS2 many packages can be easily installed by using {{{pacman}}} (for example {{{pacman -S pkg-config}}}). 
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    7284=== MinGW installation style ===