MinGW Install

 

- Info:

- This tutorial shows how to install MinGW.

 

- Download:

- Download downloader MinGW-5.1.4.exe from http://sourceforge.net/projects/mingw/

- Start MinGW-5.1.4.exe and select to offline download all files after which you should have following files:

binutils-2.17.50-20060824-1.tar.gz

gcc-ada-3.4.5-20060117-3.tar.gz

gcc-core-3.4.5-20060117-3.tar.gz

gcc-g77-3.4.5-20060117-3.tar.gz

gcc-g++-3.4.5-20060117-3.tar.gz

gcc-java-3.4.5-20060117-3.tar.gz

gcc-objc-3.4.5-20060117-3.tar.gz

mingw32-make-3.81-20080326-2.tar.gz

mingw-runtime-3.14.tar.gz

w32api-3.11.tar.gz

mingw32-make-3.80.0-3.exe

 

- Install:

- Extract all downloaded files to H:\Installed\Programmin\MinGW

- Add H:\Installed\Programmin\MinGW\bin to Environment Variable PATH

- Copy H:\Installed\Programmin\MinGW\bin\mingw32-make.exe as make.exe in the same directory.

- Test installation by starting MSDOS and typing "gcc -v" which should give "gcc version 3.4.5".