Compile error

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    Compile error

    Hey, I'm new to C programming and I am using Dev-C++ 4.9.9.2 on Windows Vista 32-bit version. For the example code the book had me do, I ran it and it gave me the error:

    Code:
      [Linker error] undefined reference to `__cpu_features_init' 
      ld returned 1 exit status
    Here is the example code:

    Code:
    #include <stdio.h>
    
    int main()
    {
        printf("Goodbye, cruel world!\n");
        return(0);
    }
    Any help with this would be appreciated. Thank you.

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    This is due to a library clash, or so I have read. Do you have multiple installations of MinGW by any chance?

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    You have 2 copies of MinGW installed. Move one of them out of PATH.

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