Q: BL2.49b compiling with TDM-GCC - possible?

Has anybody so far succesfully used the TDM-GCC to compile BL.2.49b on windows instead of MinGW? Is it possible?

http://tdm-gcc.tdragon.net/

Please report, and steps you used, if possible

Additional Q: has anybody suceeded to compile BL2.49b w. TDM-GCC -OR- official MinGW under Win2000 sp4?

(needed for a custom tool-chain, please don’t commment to upgrade etc.)