[Mono-devel-list] cygmono-1.dll and cygMonoPosixHelper.dll
Raja R Harinath
rharinath at novell.com
Mon Jun 20 02:39:42 EDT 2005
Kornél Pál <kornelpal at hotmail.com> writes:
>> Its an artifact of using libtool for creating the dlls. libtool
>>thinks we want to
>>start all our dlls with 'cyg' and can't be convinced otherwise.
> And how are the dlls built for the installer that they don't start with
I don't know much about the Windows world, but IIRC, you have to say
you're targetting 'mingw' rather than 'cygwin'. You'll then get
libmono-1.dll and libMonoPosixHelper.dll -- I don't think you can escape
the lib prefix either, but it's at least bearable.
I don't know what happens to mono if we use 'mingw' instead of 'cygwin'
when configuring (I mean, use cygwin to build, as usual, but specify
/configure i386-pc-mingw or something like that).
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