[EXTERNAL] Re: GNU Make erroring on makefile
joe.carroll.hrg2 at statefarm.com
Thu Jul 1 14:55:05 UTC 2021
Thanks Matt. That clears it up.
From: openssl-users [mailto:openssl-users-bounces at openssl.org] On Behalf Of Matt Caswell
Sent: Thursday, July 1, 2021 9:40 AM
To: openssl-users at openssl.org
Subject: Re: [EXTERNAL] Re: GNU Make erroring on makefile
On 01/07/2021 15:06, Joe Carroll wrote:
> Windows 10
> perl Configure VC-WIN64A
The VC-WIN64A target generates a Makefile suitable for consumption by
nmake. Hence its not possible to use GNU make with it.
It *is* possible to build for Windows using GNU make with a different
To do this you must first install MSYS2 with the mingw compiler packages
and associated toolchain, as well as the MSYS2 version of perl (*not*
other versions of perl).
Then you can configure and build as normal:
perl Configure mingw64
See the section "mingw and mingw64" in NOTES.WIN.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Richard Levitte [mailto:levitte at openssl.org]
> Sent: Thursday, July 1, 2021 8:25 AM
> To: Joe Carroll <joe.carroll.hrg2 at statefarm.com>
> Cc: openssl-users at openssl.org
> Subject: [EXTERNAL] Re: GNU Make erroring on makefile
> How did you configure, and on what platform?
> On Thu, 01 Jul 2021 15:22:46 +0200,
> Joe Carroll wrote:
>> Has anyone successfully used GNU Make as part of the install process for version 1.1.1k or later?
>> I'm getting a "missing separator" error on line 56. I do not have access to nmake.exe.
>> !IF "$(DESTDIR)" != ""
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