[Jack-Devel] Major update of jack2 build system

Tim Mayberry mojofunk at gmail.com
Mon Apr 27 04:29:53 CEST 2015

On Sun, Apr 12, 2015 at 4:51 PM, St├ęphane Letz <letz at grame.fr> wrote:

> >
> > Is the windows specific stuff actually needed to be tested? Waf builds
> > on windows doesn't seem to work (for me) anyway. I think I remember
> > widows builds are only done with a Code::Blocks IDE project? Or does
> > anyone cross compile for windows?
> >
> > I added the windows based waf build a few years ago for cross compiling
> jack2 on Fedora. It is not the build system used for the official windows
> builds.
> >
> > I now also use it for compiling on windows using MSYS2/mingw-w64 build
> environment:
> >
> > https://github.com/mojofunk/MINGW-packages/tree/newpkgs/mingw-w64-jack
> >
> > So I haven't tested it with any other configuration or with these recent
> changes, so if there is a call to remove it from the waf build I am fine
> with that.
> >
> > In saying that I think that MSYS2 is a pretty good environment for
> building software on windows so if there is any interest to support a MSYS2
> build I can submit patches to fix it up.
> >
> > Tim
> >
> I think it is always interesting to keep more alternatives... so yes
> please submit a patch!
> Thanks.
> St├ęphane

I finally got home and had a look into the windows based waf build. Only a
few small fixes were necessary to fix the build(tested with Fedora and
MSYS2 based gcc/mingw-w64 builds). I sent a pull request via github:



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