building DLL with MinGW fails

Radu Ursu rursu at
Sun May 2 17:47:23 CEST 2004

Sisyphus wrote:
> Radu Ursu wrote:
>> Hi,
>> Thank you for your responce. I used gmp-4.3.1. Do you use the same gmp 
>> version?
>> As far as I am concerned, I make no difference between MSYS and cygwin 
>> as long as I am using MinGW compiler and not gcc that comes with cygwin.
>> I suspect a problem with the gmp. I forgot to say that the static 
>> build works fine.
> I was using 4.1.2, but I've just built 4.1.3 (in the MSYS shell with 
> MinGW) and have so far found no problem with it - except that 'make 
> test' is still not working.
> I ran ./configure --disable-static --enable-shared --enable-mpfr
> followed by 'make', then built the '.lib' files, copied the files I 
> needed to the appropriate location, etc.
> What is the exact problem you are finding ?

It worked perfectly with MSYS.
Thank you.

Best regards,

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