[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] mswindres: Use '-' instead of '/' for rc.exe options

Ziemowit Laski zlaski at ziemas.net
Fri Feb 10 03:47:55 EET 2023

> paths; it's msys2 which does the whole unix-style paths and which
> automatically tries to rewrite command line arguments as if they were
> paths, with some level of heuristics.

Yes, this makes sense.  The build uses /bin/bash, which is configured as 
x86_64-pc-msys, and that's where the rewriting happens.  I always assumed that
MinGW was basically built on top of MSYS.

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