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by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:21 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

or a logging issue... Does your Windows username have non-latin characters in it? Issues with them seemed to have been fixed a few months ago, but it's possble there are still issues. when i was installing windows i had used a name with non-latin characters, but then i changed that to a latin-chara...
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 4:31 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

there was only one empty folder named save and an empty txt file named freeorion... nothing else... :/ there are however some crash dump files located in the Local/CrashDumps folder in appdata... will these do the job? their name is FreeOrion.exe and a 4-digit number... i 'm uploading them just in c...
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 3:31 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

ok so now i have another problem. i compiled everything succesfully and now there is the freeorion.exe file in freeorion folder, which i assume is the executable to start the game. however, when i run it two black windows appear and then i get message from windows that freeorion.exe stopped working....
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 2:32 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

I guess i figured the problem... I had unzipped the sdk in a folder with non-latin characters... moved it to the root and it built just fine... sorry for the trouble...
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 1:22 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

"The system is unable to locate the specified path in the disk." Oh, how I love error messages like that... can't VS tell which path exactly causes problems? *grumble* Well, better than the GPF we got back in the days of Windows 3.1... I'll try to figure something out, but that has to wait a bit (b...
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 1:12 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

Vezzra wrote:In that case we'll need an exact translation of the bold line to figure out what's going wrong.
"The system is unable to locate the specified path in the disk."
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 1:03 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

When did you download your SDK? The current SDK is from Jan 1st 2013 ( download link ). SVN update just updates your sources, not all the contents of the SDK. downloaded the sdk yesterday... No. The script is run automatically when you build FO, it's a special build step which calls the python.exe ...
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 12:23 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Re: Common build error

I assume the latest... as the instructions say i chose SVN update for the checkout...
so i just run the script using python.exe and then common can be build? and if so can you tell me the commands to use to run the script? thanks
by georgido
Mon Jan 14, 2013 12:03 pm
Forum: Compile
Topic: Common build error
Replies: 32
Views: 2564

Common build error

I 'm using windows7 x64 and vs2010 and trying to compile based on the compilation instructions. However I'm having trouble building Common project. Here 's what I get: 1>------ Build started: Project: Common, Configuration: Release Win32 ------ 1>Build started 14/1/2013 1:56:43 μμ. 1>InitializeBuild...