Re: Possible minor bug in Git
To
Giuseppe Crinò
Cc
tboegi@web.de
angelomelonas@gmail.com
git@vger.kernel.org
From
Johannes Schindelin
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Date
2019-02-07 19:41:00 UTC
Hi Giuseppe,

On Wed, 6 Feb 2019, Giuseppe Crinò wrote:

> I wanted to have a look at the bug, and I can correctly reproduce it using version 2.20.1.windows.1.
> 
> To start to even think of fixing this bug I need to build the source for Windows, but I got lost on how to do that.

Does this help?

https://github.com/git-for-windows/git/wiki/Building-Git

Ciao,
Johannes

> 
> Is it correct that I should cross-compile from a POSIX system (GNU/Linux), using x86_64-w64-mingw32-gcc and Gnulib to produce a static executable?
> 
> Am I missing something? How does people here build for Windows?
> 
> Giuseppe
>