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Re: [PATCH v2 0/8] MSVC Build


It looks like people are happy with the patches, can we get them
merged so they don't get lost and we don't need to rebase them locally
all the time?

On Fri, 5 Jul 2019 at 19:01, Simon Richter <Simon.Richter@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hi,
> On Fri, Jul 05, 2019 at 06:24:45PM +0200, Tomasz Wlostowski wrote:
> > > I can't test the Windows functionality but this doesn't appear to break
> > > anything on Linux.
> > I'm ok with Simon's patches. Can give them a try on MSVC, but I'm pretty
> > confident they will work already.
> These are tested on Linux (with "git rebase -x make", so individual commits
> compile on their own) and Windows with MSYS2 and MSVC through Jenkins. I
> can't test MacOS.
> > @Simon: Now that we'll be supporting MSVC, should we put a 'MSVC
> > precompiled library kit' somewhere on Kicad webpage to spare people the
> > hassle of finding the right version on Jenkins?
> Yes, can do. I'm going to investigate vcpkg as well, since it has cmake
> integration, so it reduces to "tell vcpkg that we need these packages, and
> tell cmake to talk to vcpkg". My initial experiments were promising, it
> seems to be missing oce and ngspice, and I'm unsure about the status of
> wxpython, but everything else seems to be there.
>    Simon
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