Unable to build SN451 using Cygwin

Syd Polk spolk@redhat.com
Tue Sep 5 11:11:00 GMT 2000


Right now, you are better off downloading the binary.

If you really need to build it, you will need Microsoft Visual C++ and Cygwin.

At 11:21 AM 9/5/00 -0600, Lonnie L VanZandt wrote:
>Uh, ok. So what do I build it with? A little README with some install
>prerequisites would help.
>
>Thanks,
>Lonnie.
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Syd Polk [ mailto:spolk@redhat.com ]
>Sent: Friday, September 01, 2000 11:39 PM
>To: lonnie@timesys.com
>Cc: sourcenav@sources.redhat.com
>Subject: Re: Unable to build SN451 using Cygwin
>
>
>We do not currently build SN451 with cygwin, nor do we support it. When
>we get the upgrade to Tcl/Tk 8.3 done, we will make the switch.
>
>Lonnie L VanZandt wrote:
> >
> > Forgive me for being new to the Cygnus environment on Win2k...
> >
> > I just tried to build SN451 after installing Cygwin WinNT and while
>building
> > tcl8.1, I receive the following complaint:
> >
> > make[1]: Entering directory `/cygdrive/e/SourceNav/SN451/tcl8.1'
> > make[2]: Entering directory `/cygdrive/e/SourceNav/SN451/tcl8.1/win'
> >
>gcc -c   -DWIN32 -D_WIN32 -D_MT -D_DLL -I./../win -I./../generic -D__WIN32__
> >    -
> > g -O2 tclAppInit.c
> > windres --include ./../generic --include ./../win --define
> > __WIN32__ --define VS
> > _VERSION_INFO=1 ./tclsh.rc tclshres.o
> >
>gcc -c   -DWIN32 -D_WIN32 -D_MT -D_DLL -I./../win -I./../generic -D__WIN32__
> >    -
> > g -O2 ./../generic/compile.c
> > In file included from ../generic/tclPort.h:20,
> >                  from ./../generic/compile.c:38:
> > ../generic/../win/tclWinPort.h:46: direct.h: No such file or directory
> > In file included from ../generic/tclPort.h:20,
> >                  from ./../generic/compile.c:38:
> > ../generic/../win/tclWinPort.h:57: tchar.h: No such file or directory
> > make[2]: *** [compile.o] Error 1
> > make[2]: Leaving directory `/cygdrive/e/SourceNav/SN451/tcl8.1/win'
> > make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
> > make[1]: Leaving directory `/cygdrive/e/SourceNav/SN451/tcl8.1'
> > make: *** [all-tcl8.1] Error 2
> >
> > I agree with the code as "find" reports no installed direct.h file. What
> > piece of the puzzle did I neglect to install?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Lonnie.
> >
> > PS: Cygwin comes with tk and tcl so why bother building them for SN451?

Syd Polk		spolk@redhat.com
Engineering Manager	+1 415 777 9810 x 241
Red Hat, Inc.





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