[cfe-dev] LLVM 3.8.0 clang binary for Windows targets VC++

Edward Diener via cfe-dev cfe-dev at lists.llvm.org
Tue Mar 29 18:14:51 PDT 2016

On 3/29/2016 8:54 PM, Nico Rieck via cfe-dev wrote:
> On 30.03.2016 02:43, Edward Diener via cfe-dev wrote:
>> Is there any way I can use these binaries without them being targeted
>> for VC++ ( _MSC_VER will not be defined ) ? If not, are there any
>> distributed binaries for clang 3.8 on Windows listed anywhere on the web
>> which do not target VC++ ?
> You can explicitly specify the target triple, like this:
>    clang -target i686-pc-windows-gnu  (or x86_64-pc-windows-gnu)

That works. Thanks !

Still isn't distributing a clang Windows release which by default 
targets VC++ for all clang invocations, and not just clang-cl, a bit of 
a rude awakening for all those who have used clang on Windows with 
mingw(-64)/gcc in the past ?

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