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GTK, C++ projects

The required project is:

  • app/org.eclipse.higgins.selector.ui.gtk

This projects can be checked out from the Eclipse repository at the following SVN URI:

You can check it out from the Eclipse repository using a MS Visual C++ plugin like, or by using an external SVN tool such as

To avoid problems, you should check it out into a directory that does not contain any spaces, e.g. C:\Higgins\org.eclipse.higgins.selector.ui.gtk.

Building with MS Visual C++ 2008 on Windows

You need the following software:

To avoid problems, you should install the above software in their default locations (e.g. C:\OpenSSL and C:\Gtk).

The projects are designed to be built with cmake, and in order to be able to import them into MS Visual C++, the necessary project files have to be created using the special scripts configure_vs.bat and setupvc.bat, which are included with the selector.ui.gtk project. You may have to edit both scripts and adjust local paths before you can run them. Also, you have to change the line

cmake -G "Visual Studio 8 2005" ../..

... to ...

cmake -G "Visual Studio 9 2008" ../..

... depending on which version of MS Visual C++ you are using.

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