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  • MSYS2 Useful first-time set-up here




  • List of all explicitly installed packages, as of 28 June 2019 here (pacman -Qe > pacman.packages.txt)



Installing Manpages

pacman -S man-db
mandb --quiet


Installing Make

pacman -S make


Installing MinGW-w64 GCC with prerequisites (64bit)

pacman -S mingw-w64-x86_64-toolchain


Installing SDL2 libraries (64bit)

pacman -S mingw-w64-x86_64-SDL2 mingw-w64-x86_64-SDL2_gfx mingw-w64-x86_64-SDL2_image mingw-w64-x86_64-SDL2_mixer mingw-w64-x86_64-SDL2_net mingw-w64-x86_64-SDL2_ttf


Installing FLTK (64bit)

pacman -S mingw-w64-x86_64-fltk


Building FLTK from source

./configure --build=mingw32 --enable-gl --enable-threads --enable-shared --enable-localjpeg --enable-localzlib --enable-localpng LDFLAGS=-static



make install



Problems and their solutions  

  • How to delete old packages installed by pacman in Arch Linux? here
  • [SOLVED] Python error: failed to commit transaction conflicting files) here
  • "Failed to commit transaction (conflicting files)" error here 

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matthew said

at 9:47 am on Jun 28, 2018

Created page for MSYS2

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