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TheOneRing, 01/25/2010 02:35 PM

Build Quassel on Windows Mingw

Software Requirements


Step 1:Install QT SDK

Download and install the QT SDK and select mingw to install with QT.

Step 2:Install DBGHELP SDK

Download and install DBGHELP.

Step 3:Generate the dbghelp.dll.a for mingw

  • Open a command line
  • add your mingw installation to PATH (set PATH=%PATH%;mingwdir)
  • move to 'dbghelp'\sdk\lib\i386
  • type "reimp -d dbghelp.lib"
  • type "dlltool -k -d dbghelp.def -l dbghelp.dll.a"

Step 4: Install CMake

Checkout Quassel Mingw branch

  • "git clone git://"
  • "git remote add -f al git://"
  • "git checkout al/mingw"

Compile Quassel

  • open a command line
  • add mingw to your path (set PATH=%PATH%;'mingwdir')
  • add cmake to your path (analog to mingw)
  • add 'dbghelp'\sdk\lib\i386 to your path
  • add 'dbghelp'\sdk\inc\i386 to tour path
  • switch to the directory where you checked out Quassel
  • type "mkdir build"
  • type "cd build"
  • type "cmake -G "MinGW Makefiles" .."
  • type "mingw32-make"