Commit 7605d081 authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris

Update nt installation instructions to point to supported method

* nt/INSTALL: Rename from INSTALL.MSYS.

* nt/INSTALL.OLD: Rename from INSTALL.

* nt/configure.bat: Update for INSTALL name changes.

* make-dist: Update for nt/INSTALL* changes.
parent 0a357e98
2013-08-31 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* make-dist: Update for nt/INSTALL* changes.
2013-08-28 Paul Eggert <eggert@cs.ucla.edu> 2013-08-28 Paul Eggert <eggert@cs.ucla.edu>
* Makefile.in (SHELL): Now @SHELL@, not /bin/sh, * Makefile.in (SHELL): Now @SHELL@, not /bin/sh,
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...@@ -762,12 +762,10 @@ meant to be used by other packages. ...@@ -762,12 +762,10 @@ meant to be used by other packages.
* Changes in Emacs 24.4 on Non-Free Operating Systems * Changes in Emacs 24.4 on Non-Free Operating Systems
** Emacs for MS-Windows can now be built by running the configure script ** The procedure for building Emacs on MS-Windows has changed.
using the MSYS environment and MinGW development tools. It is now built by running the same configure script as on all other
This is from now on the preferred method of building Emacs on platforms. This requires the MSYS environment and MinGW development
MS-Windows. The Windows-specific configure.bat and makefile.w32-in tools. See the updated instructions in nt/INSTALL for details.
files are deprecated. See the file nt/INSTALL.MSYS for detailed
instructions.
Using the Posix configure script and Makefile's also means a change in Using the Posix configure script and Makefile's also means a change in
the directory structure of the Emacs installation on Windows. It is the directory structure of the Emacs installation on Windows. It is
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...@@ -404,7 +404,7 @@ echo "Making links to \`nt'" ...@@ -404,7 +404,7 @@ echo "Making links to \`nt'"
ln config.nt emacsclient.rc emacs-src.tags ../${tempdir}/nt ln config.nt emacsclient.rc emacs-src.tags ../${tempdir}/nt
ln nmake.defs gmake.defs subdirs.el [a-z]*.bat [a-z]*.[ch] ../${tempdir}/nt ln nmake.defs gmake.defs subdirs.el [a-z]*.bat [a-z]*.[ch] ../${tempdir}/nt
ln Makefile.in gnulib.mk ../${tempdir}/nt ln Makefile.in gnulib.mk ../${tempdir}/nt
ln msysconfig.sh mingw-cfg.site epaths.nt INSTALL.MSYS ../${tempdir}/nt ln msysconfig.sh mingw-cfg.site epaths.nt INSTALL.OLD ../${tempdir}/nt
ln ChangeLog INSTALL README README.W32 makefile.w32-in ../${tempdir}/nt) ln ChangeLog INSTALL README README.W32 makefile.w32-in ../${tempdir}/nt)
echo "Making links to \`nt/inc' and its subdirectories" echo "Making links to \`nt/inc' and its subdirectories"
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2013-08-31 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* INSTALL: Rename from INSTALL.MSYS.
* INSTALL.OLD: Rename from INSTALL.
* configure.bat: Update for INSTALL name changes.
2013-08-25 Vincent Belaïche <vincentb1@users.sourceforge.net> 2013-08-25 Vincent Belaïche <vincentb1@users.sourceforge.net>
* configure.bat: Rather than disabling, make configure.bat produce * configure.bat: Rather than disabling, make configure.bat produce
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...@@ -60,7 +60,7 @@ rem [8] tested only on Windows XP. ...@@ -60,7 +60,7 @@ rem [8] tested only on Windows XP.
rem rem
echo **************************************************************** echo ****************************************************************
echo *** THIS METHOD OF BUILDING EMACS IS NO LONGER SUPPORTED. ** echo *** THIS METHOD OF BUILDING EMACS IS NO LONGER SUPPORTED. **
echo *** INSTEAD, FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS FROM INSTALL.MSYS. ** echo *** INSTEAD, FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS FROM INSTALL. **
echo **************************************************************** echo ****************************************************************
:confirm_continue :confirm_continue
set /p answer=Continue running this script at your own risks ? (Y/N) set /p answer=Continue running this script at your own risks ? (Y/N)
...@@ -191,7 +191,7 @@ echo. ...@@ -191,7 +191,7 @@ echo.
echo. IMPORTANT: This method of building Emacs for MS-Windows is deprecated, echo. IMPORTANT: This method of building Emacs for MS-Windows is deprecated,
echo. and could be removed in a future version of Emacs. The preferred way echo. and could be removed in a future version of Emacs. The preferred way
echo to build Emacs for MS-Windows from now on is using the MSYS environment echo to build Emacs for MS-Windows from now on is using the MSYS environment
echo. and MinGW development tools. Please see nt/INSTALL.MSYS for details. echo. and MinGW development tools. Please see nt/INSTALL for details.
goto end goto end
rem ---------------------------------------------------------------------- rem ----------------------------------------------------------------------
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