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Re: Errors compiling revision 3543


On 5/5/2012 7:57 AM, David J S Briscoe wrote:
> On 05/05/2012 12:02, Lorenzo Marcantonio wrote:
>> On Sat, May 05, 2012 at 11:42:05AM +0100, David J S Briscoe wrote:
>>> If you need any more info I will be pleased to supply it.
>>> Thanks
>> It would be useful to actually know what the error was... are you sure there isn't more detail in the logs?
>> Also it's strange, that file IIRC only contains an array declaration for the image...
> Hi,
> Turns out it was the same problem as last time (detailed in this email
> reply)
> Wayne,
> Thanks for your reply.


Your welcome.  I'm glad I could help out.

> libgmp-10.dll is present in C:\kicad-winbuilder\kicad-winbuilder\mingw\bin
> I have just added this directory to my path manually and the error has
> disappeared. This is the first time that I have had this problem.
> I think Brian is the person to sort this out, as it's his script. I
> don't want to take up any more of your time as I'm sure you have enough
> on your plate writing code for KiCAD.
> David.

There have been some recent changes to mingw-get which Brian's script
uses to pull MinGW that may require some updates to his build script.
I've never used the Windows builder but I have plenty of experience with
MinGW so I'm pretty versed on it's strengths and weaknesses.


> I did the same thing again and it's compiling OK as I write this.
> I have 2 copies of the MinGW compiler on my system and the script finds
> the directory that does not contain the above file first and then complains.
> The reason I've had to do this again is because I've removed/reinstalled
> the other copy of MinGW a few times as well a the Kicad-winbuilder script.
> I think that's the reason, could be wrong. I will move a copy of this
> file to the other installation to make sure.
> David.
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