xPack Windows Build Tools v4.2.1-1 released
This is the xPack distribution of Windows Build Tools (formerly part of the GNU MCU/ARM Eclipse project).
There are separate binaries for Windows, 32/64-bit.
The binary files are available from GitHub releases.
The full details of installing the xPack Windows Build Tools on various platforms are presented in the separate Install page.
The easiest way to install Windows Build Tools is with
by using the binary xPack, available as
To install the latest version available, use:
xpm install --global @xpack-dev-tools/windows-build-tools@latest --verbose
To install this specific version, use:
xpm install --global @email@example.com
The xPack Windows Build Tools uses programs from other projects.
The current version is based on:
There are no functional changes from original projects..
Only binaries for Windows are provided.
The binaries were built using the xPack Build Box (XBB), a set of build environments based on slightly older distributions, that should be compatible with most recent systems.
- Windows: all binaries were built with mingw-w64 GCC 9.3, running in an Ubuntu 12 Docker container
The scripts used to build this distribution are in:
For the prerequisites and more details on the build procedure, please see the README-MAINTAINER page.
The binaries were testes on Windows 10 Pro 32/64-bit.
The tests consist in running Eclipse builds.
In all cases, install the archive in Downloads and configure the path in Eclipse.
The SHA-256 hashes for the files are:
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- GitHub xpack-dev-tools/windows-build-tools-xpack.git
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- individual file counters (grouped per release)
- xPack @xpack-dev-tools/windows-build-tools
Credit to Shields IO for the badges and to Somsubhra/github-release-stats for the individual file counters.