Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: trouble compiling under ms-win
From: Ray Ransom (ray_at_micosyen.com)
> I am having trouble compiling under Windows (XP). I tried a couple of
I had all those same problems under Windoze 98. Here is what I did:
First, give up on Cygwin. The SH tools in that package do not work. In the
But there was still some problem with calling PERL from make. I had to
The goal is to get lang.c and lang.h in the ..\apps directory. Once I got
If you ever get a clean make, you will need to download the Windoze version
Some final notes:
You must always run the makefile in ..\firmware at least once before you run
The win32.mak files never worked for me. I had to modify them extensively.
In Windoze 98, you can use a DOS box as a pseudo-Unix command environment.
You can also copy GZIP.EXE and TAR.EXE from Cygwin and use them in GNUSH.
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