[webkit-dev] rookie questions
mrowe at apple.com
Wed Sep 24 14:34:10 PDT 2008
On Sep 24, 2008, at 8:12 AM, Albert Law wrote:
> Hi All,
> I'm checking out Webkit, and I'm having problems. So I've got a
> bunch of
> questions. Apologizes if these are doubled up in the archive as I'm
> manually searching the archives very difficult.
> Note: I'm using cygwin + MS VS 2005 + WinXP Pro.
> 1) What should $(PRODUCTION) be set to?
It should not be set.
> 2) Under "http://webkit.org/building/tools.html" -> "Installing the
> Developer Tools" -> " Windows" -> "2." -> "Windows Server 2003 R2
> SDK", there's mention of "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Platform SDK for
> Windows Server 2003 R2\Include\mfc". What should I do with this
> path? The
> website link given is dead so I can't fathom what "step 3 of the
> SDK installation instructions" could be.
I'm not sure what link is dead, but the "How to: Use Visual C++
Express Edition with the Microsoft Platform SDK" link takes me to <http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms235626(VS.80).aspx
>. Step two talks about adding paths to a "VC++ Directories" field.
> 3) I got the code but McAfee On-Access Scan sees
> "LayoutTests\fast\encoding\*\decoder-allow-null-chars.*" as containing
> "Exploit-ScriptNull (Trojan)". Anyone else?
Your virus checker is detecting a test case for a specific bug as
being an exploit for the bug.
> 4) I think I need "cygwin\usr\include" in the include header paths.
> But how
> do I add it to the MS VS 2005 solution file? I tried a few places,
> but that
> resulted in many build errors.
Why do you think that you need that in the include header paths? The
build instructions don't mention this anywhere.
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