dwt-samples: my dsss.conf changes

Bill Baxter dnewsgroup at billbaxter.com
Thu Feb 21 13:57:48 PST 2008

Jesse Phillips wrote:
> On Thu, 21 Feb 2008 11:36:48 -0800, Dan Dennedy wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I am just getting going with dwt-linux (and with only brief experience
>> with D and Tango). I followed all directions, but I had to make a couple
>> of small changes to dwt-samples/dsss.conf to build completely. I had to
>> comment out the following.
>> # The linker error work around
>> version(linux){
>>     buildflags+= -L-lDD-tango-util
>> }
>> Is that normal?
>> I have no libDD-tango-util on my system. I don't have DD-tango-anything.
>> I am using Tango from SVN from a checkout yesterday. And, I get no
>> linker errors. Is this just for older/release Tangos?
>> Secondly, I commented out
>> [snippets/opengl_test1.d]
>> due to something about GLCanvas. I can regenerate the exact error if you
>> need it. I do have OpenGL here. Able to run glxgears, compiz, and the
>> sort.
>> Other than that, it seems to work fine. I ran all the examples and
>> kicked the tires, and they all seem to be inflated!
> Interesting you don't have DD-tango-util. The SVN version ie not Tango 
> Frank, has made changes to the library structure. tango-user-dmd has been 
> removed and they split the library into many DD ones. If you have the 
> latest DWT then it shouldn't be able to compile with the old Tango. If 
> you are using GDC it may be different. So I really don't have any help 
> but that has been my understanding of the situation.

The DD-* libs are made by DSSS.  That's just the way DSSS does things. 
I don't think anything has changed with the tango-user-dmd.lib situation 
for the case of not using DSSS.


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