Windows build

John Ralls jralls at
Mon Mar 5 00:00:36 EST 2018

> On Mar 4, 2018, at 5:33 PM, Phil Longstaff <phil.longstaff at> wrote:
> I ran setup-ming64.ps1 -x86_64 $true -target_dir d:\gcdev64. It complained
> about conflicts between msys2-runtime and catgets, but did seem to complete
> successfully. It left me with instructions to start a MSys2/Mingw32 shell,
> cd to my target directory, and run a jhbuild command. When I do this,
> jhbuild returns almost immediately and seems to do nothing.
> Is there more setup I need to do? I am somewhat familiar with the old
> windows build system, but not the new one.


If you do -x86_64 $true you need to start an MSYS2/Mingw64 shell.

John Ralls

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