[cfe-users] LLVM : Clang : 3.8.0 (trunk) : Windows 7 64-bit : libc++ missing?

Mayuresh Kathe mayuresh at kathe.in
Mon Aug 3 12:27:11 PDT 2015

On 2015-08-03 01:27 PM, Jeffrey Walton wrote:
>>>> If not, is there any documentation which shows how to get it 
>>>> compiled
>>>> under
>>>> Windows?
>>> Yeah, you need to download and build libcxx in addition to LLVM, 
>>> Clang
>>> (CFE), and Tools.
>>> You can find libcxx at http://libcxx.llvm.org/.
>>> Also, the Autotools/Make based stuff does not work because it does 
>>> not
>>> detect the presence of libcxx in-tree (or is it out-of-tree?). Use 
>>> the
>>> Cmake gear instead.
>>> Ditto for LLDB if you choose to build it, too.
>> Thanks for the response.
>> Is there any documentation anywhere which would show me how to build 
>> libc++?
>> Also, what should I have installed on my system other than Clang/LLVM 
>> to be
>> able to build libc++ itself? Haven't found any traces of Cmake on my 
>> Windows
>> 7 install.
> Oh, sorry about that... my bad... I did not tune into the Windows part.
> I've been working with Cygwin and MinGW recently, and made the leap
> that you were doing Linux on Windows. I did not realize it was real
> Windows on Windows. (after a few days with Cygwin and MinGW, I really
> miss plain old Windows).

No worries, happens to the best of us. :)

If you know of any ways to get me started off in the right direction, 
please do share.
BTW, I checked out "Cmake"; nice tool, thanks for that tip.


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