[webkit-dev] Compiling webkit on windows

Amit Manocha amitmanocha78 at yahoo.com
Wed Jan 17 21:36:06 PST 2007

Hi all,

I'm trying to compile webkit on windows. But when I run build-webkit script mentioned at http://trac.webkit.org/projects/webkit/wiki/BuildingOnWindows, I get following errors:

Performing Pre-Build Event...
realpath: No such file or directory
cygpath: cannot create short name of
build-generated-files.sh: line 11: export: `SRCROOT': not a valid identifier
mkdir: cannot create directory `\r\r\r': No such file or directory
build-generated-files.sh: line 18: cd: /DerivedSources/WebCore: No such file or
build-generated-files.sh: line 20: : command not found
make: /DerivedSources.make: No such file or directory
make: *** No rule to make target `/DerivedSources.make'.  Stop.
build-generated-files.sh: line 24: exit: 1: numeric argument required
Project : error PRJ0019: A tool returned an error code from "Performing Pre-Buil
d Event..."
Build log was saved at "file://c:\WebKitBuild\WebCore.intermediate\Release\WebCo
WebCore - 1 error(s), 0 warning(s)
------ Build started: Project: WebKit, Configuration: Release Win32 ------
c:\webkit\webkit\com\WebFrame.h(160) : error C2259: 'WebFrameLoaderClient' : can
not instantiate abstract class
        due to following members:

Any clues as to what is happening here/

- Amit

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