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authorTobias Markmann <>2014-10-23 06:31:06 (GMT)
committerSwift Review <>2014-10-23 09:22:04 (GMT)
commit052190912463d8ea36979fd5a5e9a298588dce4f (patch)
tree04c32c29bbf0792b4615de7f25b4c7686a768d8e /Documentation/BuildingOnWindows.txt
parentd2a21b5fc979b07794cd42ad551dd5f4f996fdc6 (diff)
Adding notes to Windows build instructions based on recent experience.
Build Swift with VS 2013 Express under Windows 8.1. These notes would have helped in retrospect. Change-Id: I6ea9e8b9c44a2549292d226945e54c8a88e63aa1
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diff --git a/Documentation/BuildingOnWindows.txt b/Documentation/BuildingOnWindows.txt
index 73b6906..a2d9948 100644
--- a/Documentation/BuildingOnWindows.txt
+++ b/Documentation/BuildingOnWindows.txt
@@ -53,3 +53,12 @@ For packaging use:
wix_bindir = "c:\\program files\\Windows Installer XML v3.5\\bin"
- run
scons dist=1
+- The settings debug = 1 and optimize = 1 are strictly required if you use
+ a precompiled Qt release from the Qt Project; otherwise you will get linker
+ errors
+- On 64-bit Windows it's "Program Files (x86)" instead of "Program Files" in the
+ paths
+- Currently only 32-bit builds of the Swift client are supported