[webkit-dev] win32 Build Issue

Adam Roben aroben at apple.com
Fri Nov 30 10:59:50 PST 2007

Brent Fulgham wrote:
> Hi,
> I just managed to get a current SVN build of WebKit to build.  The 
> instructions on the website are great, but I ran into a problem
> because I chose to land my working sources on my D: drive 
> (/cygdrive/d/Development/WebKit) rather than in the suggested
> home directory.
> In this configuration, I got a number of path errors:  
> "wtk/Platforms.h:  No such file or directory".
> I suspect that one or more of the bash scripts assumes $HOME or ~ path 
> resulting in the error.
> As soon as I moved the source tree to my home directory "~/WebKit" 
> everything built properly.
> Has anyone else encountered this?

I've not personally seen the problem, but I don't think we've had too 
many people build in a configuration other than the one listed on 
webkit.org. Could you file a bug at http://bugs.webkit.org/ describing 
your setup and attach the build errors you encountered? Thanks!


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