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authorsevan <sevan>2016-07-03 15:16:47 +0000
committersevan <sevan>2016-07-03 15:16:47 +0000
commit40c133b914555f2d65a723f2af62c3925fbefda9 (patch)
tree4e5a2367051f07993c6f7d9618f4282e9a9e065e /bootstrap
parent04de981d77ecff3106d565b9ad4b182ceaab3e3f (diff)
Add note regarding prerequisites
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1 files changed, 7 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/bootstrap/README.Cygwin b/bootstrap/README.Cygwin
index 751676e6144..a333b38aa80 100644
--- a/bootstrap/README.Cygwin
+++ b/bootstrap/README.Cygwin
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-$NetBSD: README.Cygwin,v 1.1 2013/02/22 13:59:47 obache Exp $
+$NetBSD: README.Cygwin,v 1.2 2016/07/03 15:16:47 sevan Exp $
Please read the general README file as well.
@@ -11,6 +11,12 @@ To bootstrap using clang:
env CC=clang ./bootstrap --compiler=clang
+You need to install minimal base packages in `Base' category plus any of
+compiler, gcc, gcc4, and/or clang. For gcc and gcc4, C and C++ compiler will be
+installed by default, but you can install Fortran compiler additionally because
+it will be required to use libtool. If it is not installed (or too old), Fortran
+compiler will be installed with pkgsrc automatically.
The su(1) command has been in Cygwin distribution, but it has never worked.