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Eclipse and C/C++ under Windows

  1. Install Eclipse IDE for C/C++ Developers. (These instructions written using the Galileo torrent version. It is also possible to build the CDT into the Eclipse for Java Developers distribution.)
  2. Install the Eclipse CDT plug-in.
  3. Install MinGW (include “g++ compiler” and “MinGW Make”). (These instructions written using MinGW 5.1.4.)
  4. Add C:\MinGW\bin to Windows path.
  5. Choose one of (so that Eclipse can use make)…
    1. Configure Eclipse project to use mingw32-make instead of the (non-existent) built-in make.
    2. Make copy of C:\MinGW\bin\mingw32-make.exe called make.exe.
eclipse_and_c_c_under_windows.txt · Last modified: 2009/09/06 09:53 by jtkorb