[Geany-Devel] Compiling 1.23.1 under Windows
enrico.troeger at xxxxx
Wed Jun 5 17:56:39 UTC 2013
On 05/06/13 19:05, Dimitar Zhekov wrote:
> I tried to $subject, and ran into small problems.
> First, geany_private.rc now includes geany.exe.manifest, but the 1.23.1
> bzip lacks this file. Maybe the gzip archive has it, I havent tested.
Sorry, I forgot to add it to Makefile.am. Will fix this later in GIT.
> Copying a manifest from the current git works fine. It has the geany
> version set to 220.127.116.11 though.
This is normal, as GIT master (I guess you pulled it from master) gets a
versiom bump after a release.
> Second, both the mail announcement for 1.23.1 and the archive files
> are dated after May 05, but wscript lacks the code which alters the C
> compiler detection under Win~1. So waf properly detects msvc on my
As expected. This change was not baked into the 1.23.1 as this release
was only to address important bugs and build-system-only related issues
are not that critical.
> system, and Geany fails to build. Speaking of which, it'll be a good
> idea to change the C++ compiler detection as well - I don't think a mix
> of gcc-compiled Geany sources and msvc-compiled Scintilla will work.
True. We should do this. Do you volunteer as you seem to have a system
with both compilers installed and so you can test this best? :)
> If we don't want to release 18.104.22.168 (or 1.23.2) ASAP, I'll change and
> test the compiler detection under Win~1 tomorrow.
I don't think we want, at least not because of the mentioned issues.
Except for maybe three or four people, I guess nobody builds Geany on
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