How to build DMD/Phobos on Windows

Dmitry Olshansky dmitry.olsh at
Thu Aug 25 12:22:46 UTC 2022

On Wednesday, 24 August 2022 at 21:11:42 UTC, rikki cattermole 
> For dmd you use build.d that is in the repository.

Hm, I guess the makefiles should be deleted?

> For phobos win64.mak (used for 32bit by default as well):
> "# Makefile to build D runtime library phobos{64,32mscoff}.lib 
> for Windows MSVC"
> So MSVC make.

It’s a shame as I cannot install MSVC on this laptop 

> Beyond that idk, but its starting point (oh and druntime is now 
> in dmd repo, so ugh... yeah)

Yeah, I see that build become more involved.

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