[cairo] Cairomm with Code::Blocks and GCC for MS Windows

Paul Kertscher paul.kertscher at gmx.de
Mon Jul 16 03:18:31 PDT 2012


admittedly I was a bit fast on posting on this list. I obviously got it 
working now, by adding the .dll.a created with MinGW. I have not 
succeeded in painting something, but at least I'm compiling and running 
now, the rest should be fairly easy.

Best regards,

Am 16.07.2012 09:59, schrieb Paul Kertscher:
> Dear All,
> I've recently been trying to get Gtkmm with Cairomm working with 
> Code::blocks and GCC under windows (which should be sort of MinGW 
> then) and unfortunately I'm somehow stuck with the cairomm part and 
> hoped someone could mabe give me some hints on how to get this right.
> I know that there is a cairomm.dll (or something alike) and .lib files 
> compiled with different visual c++ versions. I tried including the lib 
> files, but the linker always complains about the cairomm functions 
> being missing. I also tried compiling it by myself with mingw, which 
> actually worked, but i'm not sure which of the generated files to 
> include in my project. I think, there are some .la, .l, .so (but not 
> cairomm.so if i'm right) files, and some more, but I am not in MinGW 
> that much, to know which files to use.
> It would be very kind if someone could help me, or at least give some 
> hints, because i'd really like to get it working.
> Thanks in advance,
> Paul

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