[luatex] Building LuaTeX.

luigi scarso luigi.scarso at gmail.com
Wed Sep 29 12:42:56 CEST 2010

On Wed, Sep 29, 2010 at 12:36 PM, Paul Isambert <zappathustra at free.fr> wrote:
>  Le 29/09/2010 12:19, Taco Hoekwater a écrit :
>> On 09/29/10 12:17, Taco Hoekwater wrote:
>>> libgcc_s_dw2 is one of the gcc runtime support libraries (for the dwarf
>>> debugging format, I assume) so it sounds like either the dll search path
>>> is messed up, or you are missing a package in this particular msys
>>> install.
>> Side note: one of the somewhat confusing things in mingw32 is that
>> it does not actually need the dll files to do a successful linking
>> of the final executable (it uses a special preprocessed file for
>> that stage), but it *does* need all dlls at runtime.
> The problem is the dll indeed (so this also answers Luigi's question). The
> missing package seems a promising idea, since when I was on the other
> computer (where the build was successful), I made many side installations,
>  but I can't remember which...
> Best,
> Paul

libgcc_s_dw is in c:\MinGW\bin
which in turn is on my path


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