Torsten Bögershausen wrote:
> On 20.01.13 12:06, Jonathan Nieder wrote:
>> Torsten Bögershausen wrote:
>>> I wonder, if if we can go one step further:
>>> Replace
>>> #ifdef WIN32 /* Both MinGW and MSVC */
>> [...]
>>> with
>>> #if defined(_MSC_VER)
>> I thought Git for Windows was built using mingw, which doesn't define
>> _MSC_VER?
>> Puzzled,
>> Jonathan
> Yes,
> After removing these lines in the git-compat-util.h of msysgit
> v1.8.1 it still compiled.
> So I start to speculate if the comment is still valid for mingw,
> or if that was true in the old days and not now any more.
> More investigation is needed, sorry for confusion.

Yes, I compiled the last patch on MinGW before I sent it to the list.
I didn't bother with MSVC, since that build is already broken.
I have a patch which fixed the MSVC build, but it already needs to
be updated, since current master fails to build on MSVC.

Ramsay Jones

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