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Author geertj
Recipients RubyTuesdayDONO, Seppo.Yli-Olli, alexis, cmcqueen1975, eric.araujo, geertj, jonforums, loewis, pje, rpetrov, rubenvb, santoso.wijaya, schmir, tarek
Date 2013-01-06.09:48:30
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I just installed MinGW 2.6.2 32-bit on Windows XP. It doesn't accept -mnocygwin and there is no binary "i686-pc-mingw32-gcc" either.

It would be great if you could agree on an approach and get this fixed. This impacts a lot of users that want to build extensions on Windows. In the mean time users can find a hack to work around the issue here:
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