Struggling with compilation of pidgin for windows

April Kontostathis akontostathis at ursinus.edu
Thu Oct 21 22:24:22 EDT 2010


OK - thanks

On 10/21/2010 9:55 PM, John Bailey wrote:
> On 10/21/2010 07:54 PM, April Kontostathis wrote:
>> Is this anything I need to worry about?  I don't have a
>> /win32-dev/pidgin-inst-deps-20100315/ directory at all.
>
> Strictly speaking, you don't need exchndl.dll at all.  That said, it's used to
> build backtraces when Pidgin crashes on Windows.
>
> To get the file, you need to follow the directions for building the installer
> (on the same BuildingWinPidgin wiki page) to get the pidgin-inst-deps-20100315
> tarball, which you'll then extract to get the directory.
>
> If you don't intend to build an installer, or don't need to, you can ignore the
> part about installing NSIS and the nsisunz plugin and get only the inst-deps
> download.
>
> John
>



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