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From Matthias Seidel <matthias.sei...@hamburg.de>
Subject Re: Build on Windows
Date Thu, 16 May 2019 22:45:13 GMT
Am 17.05.19 um 00:27 schrieb Patricia Shanahan:
>
>
> On 5/16/2019 3:23 PM, Matthias Seidel wrote:
>> Hi Patricia,
>>
>> Am 17.05.19 um 00:17 schrieb Patricia Shanahan:
>>>
>>>
>>> On 5/15/2019 8:06 PM, Damjan Jovanovic wrote:
>>>> On Thu, May 16, 2019 at 4:45 AM Patricia Shanahan <pats@acm.org>
>>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> "Install Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows 7 and .NET Framework 3.5.
>>>>> SP1
>>>>> (recommended by Microsoft. Note: later versions of the Windows SDK
>>>>> will
>>>>> not work. AOO can not be built with MSVC 2010 or 2012 - MSVC 2008 is
>>>>> needed and is found in the Windows 7 SDK)"
>>>>>
>>>>> Both the links given for installing the software get "download no
>>>>> longer
>>>>> available".
>>>>>
>>>>> Since I have built many times on the machine in question that
>>>>> download
>>>>> cannot be necessary. Since the instructions do not specify the
>>>>> files, it
>>>>> is difficult to search for them.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>> That isn't good at all.
>>>>
>>>> My 13 March 2018 email entitled "First steps in building with MSVC
>>>> 14 /
>>>> Visual Studio 2015" described some of the work involved in using
>>>> newer MSVC
>>>> versions to build AOO. That "Windows Kit" needs better integration
>>>> into the
>>>> build and packaging, but I think it will limit us to Windows 7 and
>>>> later
>>>> (the irony being that the open-source mingw[-w64] toolchain, which
>>>> only
>>>> links to the primordial MSVCRT.DLL, could let us support even Windows
>>>> 9x).
>>>>
>>>> Hopefully we can also simplify the current situation with the many
>>>> MSVCR*
>>>> versions we use in the process.
>>>>
>>>> Get started and I'll catch up in a few weeks when I am more free?
>>>
>>> I did find old SDK files I already had, probably what I was using
>>> before. Unfortunately, I am now getting
>>
>> As I already wrote on another list, the SDK is still available via MSDN
>> (at least it was the last time I looked for it).
>>
>> But I can also give you access to the installation file, if you like?
>
> Could you check whether your MSDN location still works, and if so
> update the step-by-step to point there? If it does not work then, yes,
> please send me the files.

A simple MSDN account is needed, the files are available for free.
Andrea found them when the situation was discussed here some month ago.
I will try to locate them again.

The Wiki should definitely be updated, but meanwhile I will send you a
Dropbox link.

Regards,

   Matthias

>
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>>     Matthias
>>
>>>
>>> "error: .NET exception occured: System.BadImageFormatException: Could
>>> not load file or assembly 'cli_basetypes' or one of its dependencies.
>>> This assembly is built by a runtime newer than the currently loaded
>>> runtime and cannot be loaded.
>>> File name: 'cli_basetypes'"
>>>
>>> Since the build system is not my thing, I think I will wait until you
>>> have time to look at it. If my health then permits, I'll resume AOO
>>> activity.
>>>
>>>
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