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February 29, 2020 23:35
Re: Mingw-w64 gmake setup
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It's probably there, but named mingw32-make.
It's just GNU make, anyway. Renaming it to gmake is probably the simplest
solution. (That has always been satisfactory for me.)

C:\>mingw32-make -v
GNU Make 4.2.1
Built for x86_64-w64-mingw32
Copyright (C) 1988-2016 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <
This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.
There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.


On Sun, Mar 1, 2020 at 3:17 AM Charlie Gonzalez <> wrote:

> Hello,
> I want to build Perl from source using Mingw-w64 compiler on Windows but I
> found that once I installed the Mingw-w64 compiler from (
>  ) the gmake command was not available for
> use.
> I refer to gmake command that becomes available when using berrybrew on
> Windows ( but for this setup I am not interested in using  berrybrew )
> How can I get gmake setup on my windows machine?
> Thank you for your time.
> Charlie Gonzalez
> (E)
> Github Profile <>

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