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RE: Building setup.exe
- From: "Morrison, John" <John dot Morrison at uk dot experian dot com>
- To: cygwin-apps at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 24 Jul 2003 08:30:53 +0100
- Subject: RE: Building setup.exe
Max Bowsher wrote:
> John Morrison wrote:
>> Hi Max,
>> Please excuse me for writting to you off list, but I
>> am trying to compile the setup app. Again.
> You are excused,
> since I definitely want to help people compile
> setup, but I'm redirecting to the list, as this is relevant there,
OK, the more the merrier :)
(Although it'll mean more work for you and Rob)
>> I've a full installation of Cygwin, then, using
>> <http://sources.redhat.com/cygwin-apps/setup.html> as a reference...
>> $ cvs -z3 -d
>> pserver:email@example.com:/cvs/cygwin-apps co setup
>> <snip>co messages</snip>
$ cd setup
> It seems the instructions are out of date.
> You need to run ./bootstrap.sh in setup (and it will recurse into
bootstrap.sh isn't executable as checkedout of cvs...
$ chmod 744 bootstrap.sh
>> $ ./bootstrap.sh
>> <snip>bootstrap messages</snip>
>> $ ./configure -C --enable-dependencies --disable-shared
>> --build=i686-pc-cygwin 'CC=gcc -mno-cygwin'
>> 'CXX=g++ -mno-cygwin' --enable-maintainer-mode
$ make release
windres --preprocessor "gcc -mno-cygwin -E -xc-header -DRC_INVOKED"
--include-dir . -o res.o res.rc
make: *** No rule to make target `zlib/libzcygw.a', needed by `setup.exe'.
Oops :) What's next? (or should I not make release first?)
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