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Compile Max 6.1 external with MinGW x64

May 13, 2014 | 5:56 am

Hello,

I have to create a Max external, and since I’m used to develop on linux and use tools such as gcc and ld, I’ve downloaded MinGW for Windows, both in x86 and x64.

When I compile for max 6.0 (in x86), everything works, I can use my external. But if I compile in x64 (from the Max SDK 6.1.4, with the x64 library) and then try to import the object in Max, the program freezes and I have no choice but to quit. I get the Windows exception code c0000005, which is basically a segmentation fault. I’ve tried with the examples given in the SDK to make sure I have no code error but it also didn’t work.

Does anybody know why this happens? It’s really annoying to waste time on this kind of problem.

Thank you very much!
Pierre.


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