Windows only - how to generate make file

Werner Koch wk at
Tue Dec 21 08:56:38 CET 2004

On Tue, 21 Dec 2004 01:52:38 +0500, Jean ANDRE said:

> I've only a windows station.  Could you please tell me how to generate
> the makefile for windows  because I've only a windows machine. I saw
> that you have a w32-dll folder but there is no makefile for Windows.

That one is outdated; we have not yet agreend on a final definition
for the W32 ABI.

As of now you may only use a cross compiler:  The latest CVS
LIBGCRYPT-1-2-BRANCH simply needs:
  ./ --build-w32 && make

this should also work on a mingw/MSYS installation (


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