MinGW Toolchain is Missing

As part of my system rebuild I installed the latest Eclipse and CDT and tried to create a new C++ project. Even though I had MinGW set up and working, the MinGW toolchain was missing from Eclipse’s list of available toolchains.

It seems I needed to add the MINGW_HOME environment variable pointing to the location where MinGW is installed (e.g. C:MinGW) so CDT could find it.

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Monday, October 31st, 2011 Programming

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