creating shared dlls yields undefined reference to `WinMain@16' in mingw 4.3

Andrew Haley
Tue Dec 16 17:30:00 GMT 2008

Daniel Walter wrote:
> It appears that libmingw.a is causing the problem, though this library
> can be linked to form a dll as long as no gcj object files are linked as
> well. Below are the results of the attempts to link with 'g++ -v' first
> with gcj objects which failed and the second time with only g++ objects.

So, which object file in libmingw.a contains the undefined reference to
`WinMain@16'  And what dependency is causing it to be pulled in?


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