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Re^2: Free MSVC tools + Activestate to compile CPAN Modules

by Ven'Tatsu (Deacon)
on Aug 31, 2004 at 16:59 UTC ( #387249=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: Free MSVC tools + Activestate to compile CPAN Modules
in thread Free MSVC tools + Activestate to compile CPAN Modules

This is wrong. For a project I'm working on we compile an XS module using Cygwin's mingw32 compiler, we don't use the MakeMaker Makefile but a hand rolled one, but the generated .dll still loads fine with ActivePerl.

Admitedly Cygwin is not much help with CPAN modules, as MakeMaker will produce nmake formated Makefiles, but if a mingw32 .dll will link fine then any version of MSVC should work.


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