[Libreoffice] npshell build / functionality [was: Re: Tinderbox failure, last success: 2011-12-05 19:05:50]

Michael Stahl mstahl at redhat.com
Tue Jan 10 13:41:26 PST 2012

On 10/01/12 21:45, Matúš Kukan wrote:
> On 10 January 2012 16:14, Michael Stahl <mstahl at redhat.com> wrote:
>> well the .def file is only for Windows, we don't have anything in gbuild
>> to convert between a bunch of different map file formats like the old
>> build system could because we're trying for "less insane"...
>> so something like #ifdef UNX SAL_DLLPUBLIC_EXPORT would be needed...
>> on the other hand the npapi.h header is checked into git, does not come
>> from a tarball, and has already been modified; i wonder if editing that
>> to add dll-exports is the easiest way to fix this?
> I think we should add DLLPUBLIC_EXPORT macros ..
> And we don't have to modify npapi.h directly but create different
> npapi.h to be included some ugly way as in:
> i18npool/source/breakiterator/Makefile:37
> Because there is also possibility to use SYSTEM_MOZILLA_HEADERS.
> I don't know if anybody use that but if yes, we would need somehow get
> path to the npapi.h file.
> I guess that could be doable.

argh, there is a SYSTEM_MOZILLA_HEADERS?  completely forgot about that,
but i guess in that case changing the header isn't such a good idea
after all :(

hmm... i guess in that case the least ugly way is to resurrect the .def
file for Windows, and add #ifdef UNX SAL_DLLPUBLIC_EXPORT for the other

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