The GNU compilers, make and CMake are easily available for ReactOS via MinGW.
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- Download MinGW-w64 compiler (gcc, g++ gfortran)
This also installs GNU
c:\mingw\mingw32\binto your PATH under Control Panel → System → Advanced.
- For convenience, symlink
cd C:\mingw\bin mklink make.exe mingw32-make.exe
CMake on ReactOS
CMake on ReactOS has a
Within the project code directory, in general build programs that have
CMakeLists.txt on Windows (and other operating systems) with:
cmake -G "MinGW Makefiles" -DCMAKE_SH="CMAKE_SH-NOTFOUND" -B bin . cmake --build . cmake --build . --target install # optional
- MSYS2 doesn’t work on ReactOS since Windows XP is not supported by MSYS2