[Haskell-cafe] Re: binding to C libraries on Windoww

Erik de Castro Lopo mle+hs at mega-nerd.com
Mon Dec 7 19:01:10 EST 2009

Robert Greayer wrote:

> It helps, I believe, if you stop thinking of MinGW with MSYS as 'a
> pseudo-Unix system'.  They're billed as the minimal toolset required on
> windows to use the GNU compilers and build system (and, as everybody knows,
> Gnu's not Unix).  The great thing about these compilers is that they're
> cross-platform and freely available, unlike MS Visual Studio.

These compilers are mostly C99 compliant, also unlike MS Visual Studio.

Erik de Castro Lopo

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