Re: question about building on Windows

Frank Quinn <f.quinn@...>

Hi Dmitri,


Looks like a C&P error from when this document was pulled across – see original instructions here:


Last time I built on windows though I don’t think I needed this step anymore, so maybe that was only for Visual Studio 2008 which is what I was using when I originally created those instructions.


Try going ahead without it and let me know how you get on so I can update documentation Instead try building with the libevent solution file in the WIN32-Prj subdirectory.




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From: openmama-dev-bounces@... [mailto:openmama-dev-bounces@...] On Behalf Of Dmitri Fedorov
Sent: 09 May 2016 19:41
To: openmama-dev <openmama-dev@...>
Subject: [Openmama-dev] question about building on Windows


In Wiki page on building under Windows for libevent:



There is the following sentence I have a question about, please:


> At this point there is an additional step which is required in order to work

> around a bug in the libevent libraries. Once the nmake command has

> completed, navigate to the ''include'' directory. Open the file ''event.h'', and

> add #include along with the other includes (yes - after compilation... don't

> ask). When complete, save the file and exit.


I'm puzzled by this instruction:

> add #include along with the other includes


Could someone explain it to me, please?

Add where? Add what, an empty #include?

What "other" includes? 


Thank you in advance.



Dmitri Fedorov

Software Architect

Solace Systems, Inc.

Ottawa, ON Canada


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