>Subject: [avr-gcc-list] avr-gcc 4.7 for Windows
>GCC 4.7 has just been released, and I decided to provide a MinGW32 build of
>Many people feel uncomfortable with building the tools to
run under MS Windows,
>so here they are.
>The package is supplied as a ZIP archive "avr-gcc-4.7.2-mingw32.zip".
>Unpack the ZIP file to your favorite a location; it will inflate to a directory
>The binaries are located in avr-gcc-4.7.2-mingw32\bin
>To use the compiler, call avr-gcc-4.7.2-mingw32\bin\avr-gcc.exe directly or add
>the "avr-gcc-4.7.2-mingw32\bin" to your PATH environment variable.
>Most notable changes in 4.7.2 compared to 4.7.1 is the support of a new
>configure option --with-avrlibc that implements a better integration of
>AVR-Libc with avr-gcc: AVR-Libc supplies optimized versions of support
>functions that traditionally live in libgcc. --with-avrlibc makes sure that
>always the optimized versions from AVR-Libc are used.
Thanks for the post. I noticed some peculiarities in the latest version specially regard to FLASH section. The compiler is throwing out errors when PROGMEM attribute is provided.
Wondering whether there is any change in the latest version. Thank you.