[Qgis-developer] Windows native GRASS build

Marco Hugentobler marco.hugentobler at karto.baug.ethz.ch
Wed Jan 3 05:23:18 EST 2007

Hi Radim and Tim,

If the db driver is compiled with mingw gcc and you have the possibility to 
recompile it yourself, you may use the linker option -mwindows. I don't know 
of other possibilities to avoid the console (but I am no win expert too).


Am Montag, 1. Januar 2007 18:30 schrieb Tim Sutton:
> Hi
> > > 1) Every time a layer is added a black console box temporarily appears
> > > and then disappears.
> >
> > It is known problem, db driver is exe and when it is started by spawnl()
> > it opens Windows console for a while. I am not Win expert and I dont know
> > how to avoid this. I have asked already in QGIS and GRASS devel lists.
> Ok - I think its not a big problem for now.

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