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authorGuy Harris <guy@alum.mit.edu>2012-09-23 02:41:11 +0000
committerGuy Harris <guy@alum.mit.edu>2012-09-23 02:41:11 +0000
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parentb89a06a3e15546d177ba136bb46bfe1de97fa4fc (diff)
Ugh, the process of installing VS2010 and all the stuff you need in
order to do 64-bit compiles is a delicate one. Give the gory details. svn path=/trunk/; revision=45060
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diff --git a/docbook/wsdg_src/WSDG_chapter_quick_setup.xml b/docbook/wsdg_src/WSDG_chapter_quick_setup.xml
index f35365bcf4..45d5b704a4 100644
--- a/docbook/wsdg_src/WSDG_chapter_quick_setup.xml
+++ b/docbook/wsdg_src/WSDG_chapter_quick_setup.xml
@@ -29,21 +29,35 @@
</para>
</warning>
<section id="ChSetupMSVC">
- <title>Install Microsoft C compiler and Platform SDK</title>
- <para>You need to install:
+ <title>Install Microsoft C compiler and SDK</title>
+ <para>You need to install, in exactly this order:
<orderedlist>
<listitem>
<para>C compiler:
- <ulink url="http://www.microsoft.com/express/Downloads/#Visual_Studio_2010_Express_Downloads">
+ <ulink url="http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng/downloads#d-2010-express">
Download</ulink> and install "Microsoft Visual C++
- 2010 Express Edition SP1." (This is a very large download.)</para>
+ 2010 Express Edition." (This is a very large download.)</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para>Windows SDK for Windows 7, if you want to build 64-bit
binaries for Windows 7:
<ulink url="http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windowsserver/bb980924.aspx">
Download</ulink> and install "Microsoft Windows SDK for
- Windows 7"</para>
+ Windows 7."</para>
+ </listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <para>C compiler service pack:
+ <ulink url="http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=23691">
+ Download</ulink> and install "Microsoft Visual Studio 2010
+ Service Pack 1." (This is a very large download.)</para>
+ </listitem>
+ <listitem>
+ <para>Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 Service Pack 1 Compiler Update
+ for the Windows SDK 7.1, if you want to build 64-bit
+ binaries for Windows 7:
+ <ulink url="http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=4422">
+ Download</ulink> and install "Microsoft Visual C++ 2010
+ Service Pack 1 Compiler Update for the Windows SDK 7.1."</para>
</listitem>
<!--
<listitem>
@@ -54,6 +68,23 @@
</listitem>
-->
</orderedlist></para>
+ <para>If you will be building 64-bit binaries, those items must be
+ installed in that order, as installing the Microsoft Visual Studio
+ 2010 Service Pack 1 can, if you've installed the Microsoft Windows
+ SDK for Windows 7, remove the 64-bit compilers, as per
+ <ulink url="http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=2519277">the
+ Microsoft Knowledge Base article "FIX: Visual C++ compilers are
+ removed when you upgrade Visual Studio 2010 Professional or Visual
+ Studio 2010 Express to Visual Studio 2010 SP1 if Windows SDK v7.1
+ is installed"</ulink>. The release notes for the Microsoft Visual
+ C++ 2010 Service Pack 1 Compiler Update for the Windows SDK 7.1
+ say that, to ensure that your system has a supported
+ configuration, you must install the items in the order specified
+ above. If you have Microsoft Update installed, so that the
+ Windows update process will update software other than components
+ of Windows, and thus will update Visual Studio, you may need to
+ disable it until after all of the above are installed, to make
+ sure it doesn't install Visual Studio 2010 SP1 out of order.</para>
<para>Install MSVC the usual way. Don't forget to install
<filename>vcvars32.bat</filename> or call it manually before building Wireshark.
<filename>vcvars32.bat</filename> will set some required environment (e.g. the