[Home] [Downloads] [Search] [Help/forum]

Gammon Forum

See www.mushclient.com/spam for dealing with forum spam. Please read the MUSHclient FAQ!

[Folder]  Entire forum
-> [Folder]  SMAUG
. -> [Folder]  SMAUG coding
. . -> [Subject]  Problems with finding a good compiler
Home  |  Users  |  Search  |  FAQ
Username:
Register forum user name
Password:
Forgotten password?

Problems with finding a good compiler

It is now over 60 days since the last post. This thread is closed.     [Refresh] Refresh page


Posted by Dralnu   USA  (277 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Wed 30 Mar 2005 02:53 AM (UTC)
Message
Been looking around. I found some info to get me started coding C (I play Furcadia fairly regularly. Its odd how similar some of the coding basics are, which is helping me some), but I need to find a compiler that is simple to use. I have Cygwin, but it confuses me beyond belief (maybe because I don't see a help file or anything), but I'm hoping someone knows where to find a good, simple compiler I could use.


BTW, for anyone else having troubles, go to http://www.thefreecountry.com/compilers/cpp.shtml
and look through that site. It has alot of nice, FREE software from what I can tell
[Go to top] top

Posted by Zeno   USA  (2,871 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Reply #1 on Wed 30 Mar 2005 03:06 AM (UTC)
Message
If you're looking to compile Smaug, you'll need either Cygwin (since Smaug was made for *nix) or get WinSmaug and somehow use that source with a compiler. Personally I've only worked under linux, using neither Cygwin or WinSmaug. But there are topics out there that can help you.

Zeno McDohl,
Owner of Bleached InuYasha Galaxy
http://www.biyg.org
[Go to top] top

Posted by Robert Powell   Australia  (367 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Reply #2 on Wed 30 Mar 2005 03:13 AM (UTC)
Message
If you can, i would recommend to dual boot windows with linux rather than using cygwin, my reason is that you then get to use the Kdevelop IDE. Not being old school means i have a dislike to VI, JOE, VIM and all their friends.

Just a guy having a bit of fun. Nothing more, nothing less, I do not need I WIN to feel validated.
[Go to top] top

Posted by Nick Cash   USA  (626 posts)  [Biography] bio
Date Reply #3 on Wed 30 Mar 2005 03:44 AM (UTC)
Message
I use Dev-C++ for everything except my mud. Its good, its free, its fantastic. You can find it at http://www.bloodshed.net. Another good compiler I used to use was lcc-win32. Anyways, Dev-C++ can handle basically anything you throw at it. I'm sure it could probably compile a window's distribution of SMAUG if you tried.

~Nick Cash
http://www.nick-cash.com
[Go to top] top

The dates and times for posts above are shown in Universal Co-ordinated Time (UTC).

To show them in your local time you can join the forum, and then set the 'time correction' field in your profile to the number of hours difference between your location and UTC time.


3,828 views.

It is now over 60 days since the last post. This thread is closed.     [Refresh] Refresh page

Go to topic:           Search the forum


[Go to top] top

Quick links: MUSHclient. MUSHclient help. Forum shortcuts. Posting templates. Lua modules. Lua documentation.

Information and images on this site are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License unless stated otherwise.

[Home]


Written by Nick Gammon - 5K   profile for Nick Gammon on Stack Exchange, a network of free, community-driven Q&A sites   Marriage equality

Comments to: Gammon Software support
[RH click to get RSS URL] Forum RSS feed ( https://gammon.com.au/rss/forum.xml )

[Best viewed with any browser - 2K]    [Hosted at FutureQuest]