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Re: db-test.c error

From: Edmund Wong <ed_at_kdtc.net>
Date: Thu, 06 Aug 2009 17:12:06 +0800

Bert Huijben wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Edmund Wong [mailto:ed_at_kdtc.net]
>> Sent: donderdag 6 augustus 2009 10:13
>> To: dev_at_subversion.tigris.org
>> Subject: db-test.c error
>> Hi,
>> With the help of Danielsh on IRC last night, I managed to get
>> the build process for SVN on Windows via VSE2008 working.
>> There are still a few hiccups that I'm not really sure
>> how to fix, but since I can run the tests manually, I'm
>> in no hurries to get it fixed.
>> Incidentally, I managed to get the build process going through
>> the following (btw, I removed VSE2008 and installed VS2008,
>> but the process shouldn't be different):
>> a) I go Danielsh' makefile.pub script.
>> b) I downloaded GnuWin32 exe package
>> c) I downloaded coreutils package (from the same site)
>> d) Installed both programs to install the packages.
>> e) Changed the parameters in the Makefile.Pub to reflect
>> my setup. (To Danielsh: one tee command had a full path
>> to the tee.exe mentioned, the other tee command didn't.
>> I changed the c:\misc\bin\tee.exe to tee.exe.)
>> f) Ran nmake /F makefile.pub all1
>> g) Ran nmake /F makefile.pub package (manually)
>> h) Ran nmake /F makefile.pub all2 (for the tests)
>> i) Ran "python win-tests.py --cleanup --bin=<targetdir> --debug
>> -f fsfs -c 2>&1 | tee log.win-tests" manually.
> If you use VS, why do you use the make files?

Call it user-stupidity on my part. :) Seriously, it's because
I'm very unfamiliar with VS and the Install instructions wasn't
easy to follow (disclaimer: user-dumbness on my part).

> You can open the solution with Visual Studio to build+debug from there.
> (This is documented in ^/trunk/INSTALL)

Thanks Bert for the pointers.


Received on 2009-08-06 11:15:39 CEST

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