[webkit-dev] Building on Windows: WebKitSupportLibrary.zip is
aroben at apple.com
Thu Jul 26 00:39:53 PDT 2007
On Jul 26, 2007, at 12:15 AM, Artem Ananiev wrote:
> Hi, all,
> I'm trying to build WebKit on Windows platform and getting some
> compilation errors like missing header files: pthread.h, unicode/
> When I manually open WebKit solution in VC++ 2005 Express and check
> include directories:
> In particular, pthreads.h, unicode/uchar.h, etc. are supposed to be
> in $(WebKitLibrariesDir) subdirs. This directory is generated by the
> perl script from the WebKitSupportLibrary.zip at the very beginning
> of the build process, before VCExpress.exe is launched. The problem
> is that WebKitSupportLibrary.zip archive *does not* contain the
> header files mentioned above.
> Is it a known problem with WebKit? Should I download anything else
> to build WebKit on Windows?
The headers you mentioned are actually part of a separate zip file
that update-webkit downloads and extracts for you. Did you run the
update-webkit script like http://webkit.org/building/checkout.html says?
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