[Mono-list] Mono embedding on Win32?

Raja R Harinath rharinath@novell.com
Wed, 23 Jun 2004 11:49:44 +0530


"Daniel Morgan" <danielmorgan@verizon.net> writes:

> There is no Cygwin nor Win32 nor Linux version of Mono.  The source code
> is cross-platform.  Because source code may use auto* tools and you use
> cygwin environment to build it does not mean the resulting binaries are
> cygwin based.  If they are built using the MingW gcc, then it is a Win32
> binary with no cygwin dependencies.  Otherwise, if it is built via the
> cygwin gcc, then it requires cygwin.  :-)

AFAIK, MingW gcc is the same as the cygwin gcc.  So, you don't need to
install anything new.  You just invoke it as 'gcc -mno-cygwin' (which is
done in mono).

- Hari