[Development] Dropping MinGW support in Qt 6 (Was: HEADS-UP: QStringLiteral)

Thiago Macieira thiago.macieira at intel.com
Thu Aug 22 00:00:05 CEST 2019

On Wednesday, 21 August 2019 13:39:55 PDT Kai Pastor, DG0YT wrote:
> Note that this is the MSYS subsystem, not a MinGW subsystem of MSYS2.
> For building Windows applications, you use a MinGW subsystem, and there
> is no msys-2.0.dll.

That's just MinGW, albeit the build from MSYS2. If that's what was meant, I'm 
all for it. After the upgrade I've just run, I have GCC 9.2, which is great.

But I had understood the proposal as linking to MSYS2 libraries.

Thiago Macieira - thiago.macieira (AT) intel.com
  Software Architect - Intel System Software Products

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