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authorUlf Lamping <ulf.lamping@web.de>2004-04-18 06:41:42 +0000
committerUlf Lamping <ulf.lamping@web.de>2004-04-18 06:41:42 +0000
commit2390df11bf5bb30c9c2ad3864cb0a18114dd03db (patch)
parent110249be635d9f1f5d16091650496fb6883b3c94 (diff)
added a small section about the supported compilers
svn path=/trunk/; revision=10634
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diff --git a/README.win32 b/README.win32
index b457784fa6..b06c4daa6a 100644
--- a/README.win32
+++ b/README.win32
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-$Id: README.win32,v 1.68 2004/04/10 09:10:01 ulfl Exp $
+$Id: README.win32,v 1.69 2004/04/18 06:41:42 ulfl Exp $
Installing Ethereal, Tethereal, and Editcap on Win32
@@ -91,6 +91,21 @@ you want to compile Ethereal yourself.
Compiling the Ethereal distribution from source
+MS Visual C++ Version 6
+This is the common compiler used for building Ethereal on win32.
+MS Visual C++ Version 7 / VC.NET
+Currently unsupported for two reasons:
+-the licence agreement does NOT allow you to compile GPL code.
+-there are serious problems in using DLL's compiled with MS VC6.
+Cygwins GCC
+Although currently still experimental, there is ongoing progress
+supporting it. See section below for instructions.
Automated library download
Before using the automated download, be sure to edit the config.nmake file