[Bitcoin-development] 0.5 release updated

Luke-Jr luke at dashjr.org
Fri Oct 28 23:56:01 UTC 2011

On Friday, October 28, 2011 2:33:44 PM Gavin Andresen wrote:
> Windows builds are being difficult; we need a gcc expert to help debug
> the 'gitian' cross-compile (see
> https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin/pull/587 ).

This is an Ubuntu issue. Can't gitian use something else?

> I think it'd be spiffy to have a .pro file to compile bitcoind;
> maintaining N different makefiles is annoying and error-prone.

Better would be a GUI=0/1 option to the bitcoin-qt.pro until a nicer (ideally 
automake/autoconf) system is implemented...

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