[ros-kernel] Status of building Wine under Cygwin/Mingw

Francois Gouget fgouget at free.fr
Sun Apr 28 15:15:17 CDT 2002

On Sun, 28 Apr 2002, Robert Collins wrote:
> > 4. add -liberty to the makefile for wrc and wmc. This is
> > needed because of getopt and optarg
> Cygwin has a BSD licenced getopt.c that doesn't need libiberty to link,
> only mingw (AFAIK). Anyway worth investigating?

   I usually regard getopt functions as higly unportable and always try
to avoid them. I did not check how they are used in wrc&co, but it
should not be very difficult to do entirely without them. I believe that
would be the best solution.

Francois Gouget         fgouget at free.fr        http://fgouget.free.fr/
                  Hiroshima '45 - Czernobyl '86 - Windows '95

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