[rust-dev] LLVM Clang and Cygwin happiness (not quite yet)

Brian Anderson banderson at mozilla.com
Thu Apr 25 18:12:41 PDT 2013


On 04/24/2013 09:25 PM, Thad Guidry wrote:
> I've been working on getting the right settings, configure options, 
> etc... for Windows users to setup a Cygwin installation and be able to 
> use it to build Rust with Clang / LLVM.
>
> We've run into a few problems and I'm asking the community for a bit 
> of help.
>
> It seems that there's a Clang test that fails, and apparently because 
> the header files are not correctly found for whatever reason.
>
> Here's the pastebin of the current Cygwin environment I'm working 
> against and modifying as I go along...that shows the errors and my 
> directory structures under a Cygwin install...hope it reads well 
> enough for folks to understand.
>
> I need help with trying to understand why Clang or my setup in Cygwin 
> might be confused with this test_me.c that Brian found for me: 
> https://gist.github.com/brson/5456999
>
> -- 
> -Thad
> http://www.freebase.com/view/en/thad_guidry
>

Although I don't have any particular advice, I just wanted to say thanks 
for working on this. Cygwin will be a much nicer windows environment for 
casual development.


More information about the Rust-dev mailing list