Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Compiling under MSVC 6.0 - simple Q, clear cut A ?
Date Next Thread Next
From: Sleep Less <[email protected]>
Date: Fri, 1 Dec 2006 00:42:55 -0800 (PST)
I have faithfully followed the Cygwin/packages installation, done the distclean and verify_tools stages. At the setup stage I get an error at the glib part:
      bash tools\win32-setup.sh --appverify  cl  link  nmake  bash      bison      flex env   grep /usr/bin/find    perl env python sed  unzip      wget
Checking for required applications:
      cl: /cygdrive/d/PROGRA~1/MICROS~1/VC98/BIN/cl
      link: /cygdrive/d/PROGRA~1/MICROS~1/VC98/BIN/link
      nmake: /cygdrive/d/PROGRA~1/MICROS~1/VC98/BIN/nmake
      bash: /usr/bin/bash
      bison: /usr/bin/bison
      flex: /usr/bin/flex
      env: /usr/bin/env
      grep: /usr/bin/grep
      /usr/bin/find: /usr/bin/find
      perl: /usr/bin/perl
      env: /usr/bin/env
      python: /cygdrive/c/ibmtools/python22/python
      sed: /usr/bin/sed
      unzip: /usr/bin/unzip
      wget: /usr/bin/wget
****** glib-2.6.6.zip ******
No HTTP proxy specified (http_proxy and HTTP_PROXY are empty).
Downloading gtk2.6/glib-2.6.6.zip into , installing into glib

ERROR: Can't find glib

So while I fully believe it "cleanly" works for many, obviously there is something missing in the manual.
Any tips would be much appreciated.

Anders Broman <[email protected]> wrote:
And note that Wireshark can't be built "without the other tools"
on any system.

-----Ursprungligt meddelande-----
Från: [email protected]
[mailto:[email protected]] För Jaap Keuter
Skickat: den 30 november 2006 22:16
Till: Developer support list for Wireshark
Ämne: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Compiling under MSVC 6.0 - simple Q, clear cut A ?


Just faithfully follow the developer guides guidelines on setting up your
development environment, including cygwin and its tools, as well gathering
the libraries.

Tried it a couple of times, never failed on me.


On Thu, 30 Nov 2006, Sleep Less wrote:

> Hi All,
> from Andre Martin's recent (Nov 2) posting it is not clear to me if
> can be indeed compiled under MSVC 6.0 in a hassle free manner?
> The developers doc is really partial, e.g on page 24 section 2.6.2 the
nmake example
> seems to give an example of a failure, not of the correct usage.
> Also instruction on how to run wireshark on MSVC6 debugger (2.5.3) are
> So I'd be most appreciative on anyone who has done it can give a short
description of what it involves.
> Initial system is assumed to be a "clean" MSVC 6.0, no other tools,
Windows XP SP2.
> thanks,
> Haim
> ---------------------------------
> Access over 1 million songs - Yahoo! Music Unlimited.

Wireshark-dev mailing list
[email protected]

Wireshark-dev mailing list
[email protected]

Everyone is raving about the all-new Yahoo! Mail beta.