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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 09:13:31 +0100
- Subject: RE: Building setup.exe
Max Bowsher wrote:
> Morrison, John wrote:
>> Max Bowsher wrote:
>>> Morrison, John wrote:
>>>> $ make release
>>>> <snip>compiling messages</snip>
>>>> 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'. Stop.
>>>> Oops :) What's next? (or should I not make release first?)
>> Err, right? Right what? What do I need to do to get an exe?
> Well, *yes*, you shouldn't run make release first. Do "make".
Doh! Sorry, am (obviously) not feeling too bright this morning.
Take my advice; don't accept any patches from me without *REALLY*
going through it! ;)
Thanks, everything works now. Do you want me to read through your
revised web page before it goes up?
>> PS, I'm subscribed to -apps, you can remove me from the reply.
>> I'd set the reply to, but I'm limited to Outlook at work and
>> don't know how :|
> Using OE here - haven't yet found another mailer which is both GUI
> and non-hideously ugly. So, I've done it this time, but may not
> always remember.
Hey, no worries.
Thanks for all the help,
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