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Harrison, Andy wrote: > I've just managed to build CVS for the first time. I'm building on WinXP > using MSVC.NET 2003. There were quite a few warnings as mentioned in > Bo's CompileOnWindows.txt. However, the mkmanifest.exe fails with an > error every time it's run during the build process. Is this expected? > Should I worry about it? That's a really old document - the manifest stuff didn't exist back then. mkmanifest should succeed otherwise the binary hasn't been bound to its libraries correctly. > Having got the built binaries I compared them to the released > (2.5.03.2382) binaries and found they were all completely different. I > guess the release binaries were built on a *nix system rather than on > Windows? Surely they should still produce the same binary if built for > the same OS? They're all built on Windows. Tony