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Re: open-LDAP on NT with Visual C++
----- Original Message -----
From: Gary Williams <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: 'Louis Simon' <email@example.com>
Sent: Monday, August 02, 1999 3:09 PM
Subject: RE: open-LDAP on NT with Visual C++
> The NT port is currently experimental. That means that it isn't in any of
the release or stable distributions. >To get the source, you have to use
anonymous CVS per the OpenLDAP web pages. Just do a CVS >checkout ldap.
I am not familiar with the term anonymous CVS. What exactly does it mean? I
tried to browse trough the open-ldap directory system and there is a sub
directory called CVS. But there is nothing in that. I did check the OpenLDAP
FAQ-O-Matic and there is a message about porting open-LDAP on NT with a
section about the 2 additional things I got to get, no problem there. But I
failed so far in getting the source code containing a .dsw working in Visual
C++. The only download file I got is openldap-relase.tgz and there is no
workspace or project file in there. So what would really help me at this
point is a URL where I could get the source code and some additional
information on the procedure for the build with Visual C++ under NT4.
>That should get everything you need. Go to the build directory and open
the main.dsw workspace file. Be >sure to "build" the setup project first.
It just renames some files in the include directory, but it has to be done
>for the other builds to work properly. Also, you have to have a regular
expression library (check the >OpenLDAP FAQ-O-Matic) and db 2.7.5 (I think)
from sleepycat.com. Once you get that far, I'm sure you'll >have other
questions. Don't hesitate to ask!
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Louis Simon [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, August 02, 1999 3:04 PM
> To: openldap-software@OpenLDAP.org
> Subject: open-LDAP on NT with Visual C++
> Is there some information I could get so I could compile LDAP with Visual
> Where can I get the source code all zipped? I searched for a package or a
readme text explaining how to proceed with the build of LDAP source code
under Windows NT with Visual C++ and found nothing.
> Does someone knows how to work this thing with Visual C++?