Changes between Version 31 and Version 32 of Building/Preparation/Windows


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Dec 17, 2012 9:39:18 AM (16 months ago)
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    2727and follow the download instructions for the '''mingw-get-inst''' installer. This is an easy to use installer for installing both MinGW and MSYS.   Make sure when you run the installer that you '''select to install g++, MSYS and the MSYS Dev Kit'''. 
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    29 3. '''Set your `PATH`'''. We recommend doing this by creating a file `.profile` in your home directory (by default `c:/MinGW/msys/1.0/home/<username>`). The contents of your `.profile` should be something like this: 
     293. '''Set your `PATH`'''. You need to include at least 
     30 * `c:/MinGW/bin` (contains `autoconf` etc) 
     31 * `c:/MinGW/msys/1.0/bin` (contains `bash` etc) 
     32 * `c:/git/bin` (or wherever you installed git) 
     33 * `c:/Python27` (or wherever you installed Python) 
     34 * `c:/dev/llvm/bin` (or wherever you installed LLVM, if you got it) 
     35 
     36We recommend doing this by creating a file `.profile` in your home directory (by default `c:/MinGW/msys/1.0/home/<username>`). The contents of your `.profile` should be something like this: 
    3037 
    3138{{{ 
    32 # Add Git and Python to path 
    33 export PATH=${PATH}:"/c/Program Files (x86)/Git/bin":/c/Python27 
     39# Add Python to path 
     40export PATH=${PATH}:/c/Python27 
    3441 
    35 # If you also grabbed LLVM 
    36 export PATH=${PATH}:/c/dev/llvm/bin 
     42...etc..etc... 
    3743}}} 
    3844 
    39 Modify the above according to where you installed Git and Python. The Haskell platform installer should have already done the work needed to make GHC available on the path. 
     45The Haskell platform installer should have already done the work needed to make GHC available on the path. 
     46 
     47If you use a shell within Emacs, make sure your `SHELL` environment variable points to the `bash` in `c:/MinGW/msys/1.0/bin`.  
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    41494. '''Launch the shell''' by starting the 'MinGW Shell' which should be in your start menu.