Downloads:

644,248

Downloads of v 5.3.0:

158,164

Last Update:

14 Feb 2016

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • cstrauss
  • cwilso11
  • earnie
  • keithmarshall

Tags:

mingw gnu unix gcc

MinGW

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5.3.0 | Updated: 14 Feb 2016

Downloads:

644,248

Downloads of v 5.3.0:

158,164

Software Author(s):

  • cstrauss
  • cwilso11
  • earnie
  • keithmarshall

Tags:

mingw gnu unix gcc

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MinGW 5.3.0

This is not the latest version of MinGW available.

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To install MinGW, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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To uninstall MinGW, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

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Deployment Method:

📝 NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Enter Your Internal Repository Url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/)


2. Setup Your Environment

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

2. Get the package into your environment

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2/. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Copy Your Script

choco upgrade mingw -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'5.3.0'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade mingw -y --source="'INTERNAL REPO URL'" --version="'5.3.0'" 
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Install mingw
  win_chocolatey:
    name: mingw
    version: '5.3.0'
    source: INTERNAL REPO URL
    state: present

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'mingw' do
  action    :install
  source   'INTERNAL REPO URL'
  version  '5.3.0'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


cChocoPackageInstaller mingw
{
    Name     = "mingw"
    Version  = "5.3.0"
    Source   = "INTERNAL REPO URL"
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'mingw':
  ensure   => '5.3.0',
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  source   => 'INTERNAL REPO URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


4. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 15 Feb 2016.

Description

MinGW (“Minimalistic GNU for Windows”) is a collection of freely available and freely distributable Windows specific header files and import libraries combined with GNU toolsets that allow one to produce native Windows programs that do not rely on any 3rd-party C runtime DLLs.

Gambit Scheme system, compiler and interpreter.

The default package now uses SJLJ (32-bit) and SEH (64-bit) exception handling and posix threads. Other configurations can be selected using the params:

  • exception: sjlj, seh (64-bit only), dwarf (32-bit only)
  • threads: posix, win32

For example: -params "/exception:sjlj /threads:win32"


tools\chocolateyInclude.ps1
# Default values
$packageName = 'mingw'
$packageVersion = '5.3.0'
$rev = 'v4-rev0'
$threads = 'posix'
$exception = 'default' #dwarf is 32bit only, seh is 64bit only, sjlj works with 32 / 64

$arguments = @{}
$packageParameters = $env:chocolateyPackageParameters

if($packageParameters) {
  $MATCH_PATTERN = "/([a-zA-Z]+):([a-zA-Z0-9]+)"
  $PARAMATER_NAME_INDEX = 1
  $VALUE_INDEX = 2

  if($packageParameters -match $MATCH_PATTERN ){
    $results = $packageParameters | Select-String $MATCH_PATTERN -AllMatches
    $results.matches | % {
      $arguments.Add(
        $_.Groups[$PARAMATER_NAME_INDEX].Value.Trim(),
        $_.Groups[$VALUE_INDEX].Value.Trim())
    }
  }

  if($arguments.ContainsKey("exception")) {
    Write-Host "Exception Argument Found"
    $exception = $arguments["exception"]
  }

  if($arguments.ContainsKey("threads")) {
    Write-Host "Threads Argument Found"
    $threads = $arguments["threads"]
  }
}

# Select 32-bit or 64-bit install. We're explicit here rather than depending on helpers so we can
# accurately set PATH.
$forceX86 = $env:chocolateyForceX86;
if (($forceX86) -or (Get-ProcessorBits 32)) {
  Write-Debug "installing mingw-w64 32-bit"
  if ($exception -eq 'default') {
    $exception = 'sjlj'
  } elseif (($exception -ne 'sjlj') -and ($exception -ne 'dwarf')) {
    Write-Host "Unknown value $exception for exception parameter, expected 'dwarf' or 'sjlj'; using sjlj"
    $exception = 'sjlj'
  }
  $mingwDir = 'mingw32'
  $prefix = 'i686'
} else {
  Write-Debug "installing mingw-w64 64-bit"
  if ($exception -eq 'default') {
    $exception = 'seh'
  } elseif (($exception -ne 'sjlj') -and ($exception -ne 'seh')) {
    Write-Host "Unknown value $exception for exception parameter, expected 'seh' or 'sjlj'; using seh"
    $exception = 'seh'
  }
  $mingwDir = 'mingw64'
  $prefix = 'x86_64'
}

# sha1 checksums
$checksums = @{
  'x86_64'[email protected]{
    'posix'[email protected]{
      'sjlj'='4f9c17b30ff18c2d3d7cb8cb5f3a1ac9aa84b868';
      'seh'='7eb12dd3eddcf609722c9552f8592bd9948da1fc'
    };
    'win32'[email protected]{
      'sjlj'='414bc5cee8dbff934c49b551c3ac3a17041614c5';
      'seh'='164df21c5131733b70a3e8ad4373485ee32731ed'
    }
  };
  'i686'[email protected]{
    'posix'[email protected]{
      'sjlj'='91b10f23917b59d6e2b9e88233d26854f58b9ea2';
      'dwarf'='d4f21d25f3454f8efdada50e5ad799a0a9e07c6a'
    };
    'win32'[email protected]{
      'sjlj'='719cd0700ed90fd534abd059f2335c80fa2b132a';
      'dwarf'='b62298b55a9e7eef68b17cea359d3e281994082b'
    }
  }
}
$checksum = $checksums[$prefix][$threads][$exception]

$zipFile = "$prefix-$packageVersion-release-$threads-$exception-rt_$rev.7z"
tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
. (Join-Path (Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) chocolateyInclude.ps1)

$url = "http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mingw-w64/$zipFile"
#http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mingw-w64/i686-4.8.3-release-posix-sjlj-rt_v3-rev0.7z
#http://downloads.sourceforge.net/mingw-w64/x86_64-4.8.3-release-posix-sjlj-rev0.7z

$binRoot = Get-BinRoot
Write-Debug "Bin Root is $binRoot"

Install-ChocolateyZipPackage "$packageName" "$url" "$binRoot" -checksum "$checksum" -checksumType 'sha1'

$installDir = Join-Path "$binRoot" "$mingwDir"
Write-Host "Adding `'$installDir`' to the path and the current shell path"
Install-ChocolateyPath "$installDir\bin"
$env:Path = "$($env:Path);$installDir\bin"
tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1
. (Join-Path (Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition) chocolateyInclude.ps1)

Uninstall-ChocolateyZipPackage "$packageName" "${packageName}Install.zip"

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