[racket] "Hybrid" Racket on Cygwin

From: Thomas Chust (chust at web.de)
Date: Sun Sep 19 01:04:27 EDT 2010

2010/9/19 Eli Barzilay <eli at barzilay.org>:
> On Sep 19, Thomas Chust wrote:
>> I'm interested in building Racket for Cygwin but with
>> Win32-GDI-based GUI libraries instead of X11-based GUI
>> libraries.
>> [...]
> That's likely to be very difficult, since the Windows stuff is very
> different from the usual configure script.  But do you really need to
> have a cygwin build?
> [...]


if this is so much more complicated than I thought it is probably not worth
the effort. I will just use an X11-based build in that case.

Thank you for the information.


When C++ is your hammer, every problem looks like your thumb.

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