Wireshark-dev: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Windows build environment
From: Andriy Beregovenko <[email protected]>
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2012 22:37:43 +0200
Hi Graham,

On Mon, Jan 16, 2012 at 09:39:19AM -0000, Graham Bloice wrote:
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: [email protected] [mailto:wireshark-dev-
> > [email protected]] On Behalf Of Andriy Beregovenko
> > Sent: 13 January 2012 23:14
> > To: [email protected]
> > Subject: Re: [Wireshark-dev] Windows build environment
> > 
> > Hi Graham,
> > 
> > Oh, this is very actual issue.
> > 
> > My personal "wishlist" consist of two things:
> > 1. Generation of register.c must be completely reworked, cause most times
> I
> > must wait about 15-20 minutes when recompiling sources; 2. Make CMake
> > default for win-platform building is really good idea.
> > 
> 
> Are you using a platform native build of python or the Cygwin version?  A
> platform native build should faster.  When I've been doing intensive work on
> a single dissector I've commented out the bit of Makefile.nmake that
> generates register.c when it wasn't required.

How I can detect this? I'm use windows-msi-installer from python.org.
Version 2.7.2. Btw at compile time I get error in python script
works(another script, not that script that generate register.c)

> As the generation of register.c uses Python across all platforms replacing
> it would require another cross platform solution, and as my guess is that
> the generation is I/O bound moving to a compiled rather than an interpreted
> solution may not improve things.
Anyway, to compile wireshark you need to install many other "more
traditional" tools, like bash and perl. Hence there are pocible much faster
replacement for python :) But, i think, this is more holywat theme then
practical.
 
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Best regards,
Andriy
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