Re: [greenstone-devel] RE: Greenstone and Visual Studio 8

From Michael Dewsnip
DateWed, 15 Feb 2006 17:10:01 +1300
Subject Re: [greenstone-devel] RE: Greenstone and Visual Studio 8
In-Reply-To (000e01c62b00$a368da30$2801a8c0-ITPROVISION-COM)
Dear Emanuel,

I have committed all the changes to the .cpp and .h files, and
server.exe now runs successfully :-)

Thanks again for sending this,

All the best,

Michael

Emanuel Dejanu wrote:

>
>Dear Michael,
>
>Here is the patch for running server.exe without crashes.
>I only tested with demo collection (so no mgpp stuff).
>
>There is now a DEBUG setting in win32.mak that enable you to build
>a version of server.exe with debugging symbols.
>
>Also please let "/nologo" option there. Without it you have 2 more lines
>per file and is hard to spot compiler errors/warnings.
>
>Emanuel
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: greenstone-devel-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
>[mailto:greenstone-devel-bounces@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz] On Behalf Of
>Emanuel Dejanu
>Sent: Friday, February 03, 2006 12:07 PM
>To: 'Michael Dewsnip'
>Cc: greenstone-devel@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
>Subject: [greenstone-devel] RE: Greenstone and Visual Studio 8
>
>
>Michael,
>
>I have get the same crashes like you and I fixed them in our code base. I
>will try to get the CVS version and fix them also there.
>
>The problem are the iterators. You can not do *iter when the iterator is
>end() or
>if it before begin().
>
>Our library.exe is running without any problem. I hope to have a patch for
>you today but I do not make any promise.
>
>
>Emanuel
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Michael Dewsnip [mailto:mdewsnip@cs.waikato.ac.nz]
>Sent: Friday, February 03, 2006 1:17 AM
>To: Emanuel Dejanu
>Cc: greenstone-devel@list.scms.waikato.ac.nz
>Subject: Re: Greenstone and Visual Studio 8
>
>Dear Emanuel,
>
>I have tried compiling Greenstone with Visual Studio 2005 and committed a
>few changes necessary to get it to compile. I haven't committed your changes
>to the makefiles and the source code to prevent all the warnings, as we want
>to keep Greenstone compiling with Visual C++ 4 (at this stage, anyway).
>
>However when I run the compiled library.exe or server.exe it crashes with an
>exception -- did you experience this problem?
>
>Thanks,
>
>Michael
>
>
>
>Emanuel Dejanu wrote:
>
>
>
>>Hi,
>>
>>I am trying to compile the greenstone 2 (CVS) using Visual Studio 2005
>>Professional on Windows XP SP2.
>>If you do not have Visual Studio 2005 you can get Visual Studio C++
>>2005 Express edition for free from msdn.microsoft.com (you must
>>register it before 7 nov 2006)
>>
>>I send you a patch to fix the compilation problemes.
>>The patch was done using the command (in D:CVSROOTgsdl):
>>cvs -q diff -bu2 > d:mg_patch
>>
>>I have tested also with Visual Studio 6.0 and is working also.
>>
>>
>>Best regards,
>>
>>Emanuel Dejanu
>>
>>
>>
>>
>
>
>
>
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