On Sun, 25 Nov 2001, Albert Wagner wrote:

> >
> > This won't happen overnight, so now's a good time to be thinking of
> > issues we'll need to address.
> 
> The biggest issue to me is compiling extensions in MinGW.  I don't have, nor 
> will I buy MSVC.  The extensions I used compiled easilly in Cygwin using 
> Linux techniques.  MinGW looks wierd to me, coming from Linux.
> 
Do you really think this will affect what you'll be able to do on
cygwin? AFAIK, the Ruby tarball can be built without special treatment on
Cygwin since its close enough to the Unix env were Ruby is developed. What
am I missing here?

/Robert