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Subject: Re: Building Manual Fails - SDL Sim fails to Run
Re: Building Manual Fails - SDL Sim fails to Run
Mark Bright wrote:
> I have been using the DevKit for some time to make my own build but
> recently ran into problems with the SDL Sim and Manual builds.
> To avoid getting embroiled in the middle of the current argument I
> decided to follow the dev's advice and I did the full Cygwin install …
> It was the 3rd attempt BTW before I managed to get a successful install
> - that installer is CRAP
> Once I am sure that I have a correctly configured full install, I will
> attempt to repeat the process on my laptop, any objections if I screen
> shot it along the way and expand on the current Cygwin install page to
> make it more 'Nube' friendly??
> I successfully made the H120/140 build - Fine nothing I could not do
> I even successfully made the SDL Simulator build, Hurahhh!
> However when I attempted to run the rockboxui.exe I got the error :
> "This application has failed to start because SDL.dll was not found.
> Re-Installing the application may fix this problem" - What have I
> missed, or is there some magic incantation missing from the install
Looks like it's linked dynamically. See if you can find SDL.DLL in your
SDL build directory and copy it into the same directory as the simulator
> $ make
> make: *** /home/Boffin/rockbox-devel/manual/platform: No such file or
> make: *** [tools] Error 2
You did do a 'cvs co manual', right?
Received on Sun Feb 12 13:24:24 2006
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