[cairo] mingw instructions
Gerdus van Zyl
gerdusvanzyl at gmail.com
Sun Apr 15 07:27:03 PDT 2007
Thanks that worked! I was missing LibGw32C but could not figure it out.
On 15/04/07, Kouhei Sutou <kou at cozmixng.org> wrote:
> In <91882ea90704141310l450b1221w93b6d17775c8ad74 at mail.gmail.com>
> "[cairo] mingw instructions" on Sat, 14 Apr 2007 22:10:33 +0200,
> "Gerdus van Zyl" <gerdusvanzyl at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Does anyone have instructions/tips on building cairo on mingw/msys on
> > windows? It's been a real struggle to get all the dependencies and
> > dependencies of dependencies sorted out. Cairo compiles but only
> > produces libcairo.a and libcairo.la and not the dll i require. The
> > closest I can make out is the linker can't find some files of the
> > libpng,win32apis etc because it gives a warning about unresolved
> > symbols. (but libpng is found by pkgconfig and in lib directory) I am
> > unfortunely an amateur when it comes to compiled languages, so i am
> > stuck.
> You can use binaries of GnuWin32:
> I used LibPng and LibGw32C to build DLL with MinGW on
> Linux. I can resolved cairo dependencies on other libraries
> by the above packages.
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