[sword-devel] compiling on Windows
danblake at tcdr.com
Sat Oct 3 08:48:29 MST 2009
Matthew Talbert wrote:
>> I am not a programmer ( I'm a wanna be) but have access to MS Visual Studio
>> 6, 2005 & 2008, so options 1 and 3 would be the most beneficial for me. I
>> think having all of these options documented on the wiki as David Haslam has
>> suggested would be valuable.
> Feel free to put this on the wiki :)
> 3 is not possible with MS Visual Studio. I don't even know what it
> involves except a Borland Compiler.
> For 1, follow these steps:
> 1. Download http://www.crosswire.org/ftpmirror/pub/sword/source/v1.6/sword-1.6.0.tar.gz
> 2. Unpack it somewhere with something like 7zip
> 3. With Visual Studio 2008, open sword-1.6.0/lib/vcppmake/vc8/libsword.proj
> 4. Compile.
> 5. Open sword-1.6.0/utilities/vcppmake/utilities.sln
> 6. Compile.
> I do not know much about compiling with ICU and/or clucene with Visual
> Studio. Someone else will have to provide that part of the
It's been posted. I'll keep updating the wiki as directions get posted.
P.S. I knew option 3 couldn't be done with proprietary tools :-)
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