[cairo] cairo-perf-diff on win32 ?

Behdad Esfahbod behdad at behdad.org
Tue Feb 26 14:33:26 PST 2008

Hi Fred,

No idea why you targeted me.  Perf suit is Carl's territory.  And yes,
win32 is not our main development platform.  But there are people who
make sure cairo compiles and runs correctly on win32 every so often.
I'm sure they will speak up if you tell us what exactly are the errors
you are getting.



On Tue, 2008-02-26 at 16:12 -0800, Frédéric Plourde wrote:
> Hi Behdad !
>    I'm driving a lot of perf tests with the perf suite, and each time, I 
> have to compare my after/before results "manually"... with excel for 
> instance. I'm stuck with that method because I couldn't get 
> cairo-perf-diff to work... it triggers a lot of runtime errors in 
> "dirname" and even in "make" itself !!   I'm on Win32 platform. Besides, 
> if I want to compile cairo-perf-diff-files.c manually, my cl compiler 
> says the file is full of errors...mhh..  Was cairo-perf-diff  written at 
> first solely for non-win32 platform ? 
> Thanks for helping me cast some light on that ;-)
> since then, I'm back to good old Excel.. ( ! ).
> -thanx.
> -fred-

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