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What is mingw

4th Sep 2017, 4:25 PM
Saumya Ranjan
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Basiclly as @Cavin said mingw is what you use to get a tool(s) you need to run your program. - For windows
4th Sep 2017, 4:40 PM
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@Saumya Do you have a program the runs C++ or which ever language you are learning?
4th Sep 2017, 4:41 PM
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@Saumya I believe you do not have to deal with mingw for now. I think VS includes a compiler when you install it.
4th Sep 2017, 5:10 PM
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mingw allows you to download and install compilers etc. it really similar to Synaptic on linux.
4th Sep 2017, 4:35 PM
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4th Sep 2017, 6:28 PM
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can you please explain with little basic? i am new to this
4th Sep 2017, 4:36 PM
Saumya Ranjan
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visual studio
4th Sep 2017, 4:42 PM
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I didn't have to deal with anything like mingw or gnu.
4th Sep 2017, 5:10 PM
Saumya Ranjan
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when i knew about code blocks, then I started wondering what is it?
4th Sep 2017, 5:11 PM
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