[webkit-gtk] possible solutions for local files on win32

Phil Longstaff plongstaff at rogers.com
Wed Mar 3 05:21:27 PST 2010

On Tue, 2010-03-02 at 23:00 +0100, Jean-Philippe Chancelier wrote:
> Josip> On 02.03.2010 16:45, Phil Longstaff wrote:
>     >> 
>     >> I have had no success with building webkit/gtk on my own.  Do you have a
>     >> version which works on windows and which supports file:// URLS?  Can you
>     >> make in available?  What steps do I need to follow to set up the mime
>     >> types?
>     >> 
>     Josip> Didn' try to build it lately but older attempts are at:
>     Josip> http://www.gramps-project.org/wiki/index.php?title=GeoView#windows_XP.2FVista
>     I have cross compiled the 1.1.22 version last week-end with 
>     Josip patch to support file:// URLS? and it seams to work 
>     (with wine and xp). 
>     you can find the whole cross-compiler (containing all the deps 
>     libs you need for webkit) at http://cermics.enpc.fr/~jpc/ 
>     (see the item cross-compiler in the main menu).
>     The dlls are in /usr/local/mingw32-gcc4.4.3/i686-pc-mingw32/bin/
>     the dll.a, *.la in  /usr/local/mingw32-gcc4.4.3/i686-pc-mingw32/lib 
>     etc ...
>     jpc


I downloaded and installed your cross-compiler.  How do you build webkit
so that the mingw32 compiler is used and not my normal compiler?  I
assume it is either setting up environment variables or options to the
configure script.


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