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Orwell Dev-C++


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Orwell Dev-C++ is a Portable (IDE) Integrated Development Environment and Compiler for the C++ programming language.
It's a maintained version of Dev-C++ which features an updated MinGW compiler and updated code.
Sporting GCC, Mingw or Cygwin as compiler and libraries set, this C++ Development Environment has been ported for use within a Windows environment.

To install Orwell Dev-C++, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install orwelldevcpp --version 5.6.2

To upgrade Orwell Dev-C++, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade orwelldevcpp --version 5.6.2


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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Orwell Dev-C++ 5.8.3 816 Sunday, November 30, 2014 approved
Orwell Dev-C++ 5.7.1 925 Monday, August 4, 2014  
Orwell Dev-C++ 5.6.3 429 Tuesday, May 6, 2014  
Orwell Dev-C++ 5.6.2 507 Wednesday, March 19, 2014  
Orwell Dev-C++ 5.6.1 420 Friday, February 21, 2014  
Orwell Dev-C++ 5.4.2 464 Friday, July 19, 2013  

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