< Amarok | Archives This section is about the build of the unstable Amarok 2.0 version on Windows. The stable version of Amarok (1.4.x series) will never build on a Windows platform ! This page has been created in order to bring together all usefull information about the way to build Amaork 2.0 on a Microsoft Windows platform. At the moment, it is a very preliminary guide, with very few information. Everyone interested in the port should edit this page and share its experience... Developement environment KDEWIN installer : kde-windows installer What is it ? The KDEWIN Installer is aimed to be a installer tool to ease kde installation on windows. What shoud I do with that ? TO BE DONE Ruby : ruby-lang.org What is it ? Ruby is a dynamic, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity. It has an elegant syntax that is natural to read and easy to write. What sould I do with that ? TO BE DONE Perl : LINK HERE Taglib Taglib requires Zlib (LINK HERE) Taglib build process produces a taglib-config shell script. It is not usable on Windows... (MORE INFORMATION HERE) Visual Studio 2005 express edition (free) LINK HERE Building Amarok Using Visual Studio 2005 express edition (free) Using Nmake Build process error general information C source code portability const char *__value -> __value is a keyword with visual studio !!! (in stdlib.h) error C2259: 'TagLib::MP4::Tag' : cannot instantiate abstract class d:\Amarok2\src\metadata\m4a\mp4file.cpp 48 Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/index.php?title=Amarok/Archives/Windows2.0DevelopmentHowTo&oldid=28578" This page was last edited on 22 December 2012, at 22:12. Content is available under Creative Commons License SA 4.0 unless otherwise noted.