I have built the gnuradio-3.0.2 tarball using MinGW under WinXP. During
this process, I encountered some issues that I thought I would be useful
feedback for the GNU Radio development team.
I could not build using the gnuradio-3.0 tarball, because there were
files missing (gr_add_vXX.h.t is the one that got me). I used the
In gnuradio-3.0.2/gr-video-sdl/src, comment out “#include
in video_sdl_sink_s.cc and in video_sdl_sink_uc.cc. It does not appear
MinGW/MSYS provides ioctl.h, and these two files do not use ioctl calls
I didn’t bother to install tools to create HTML documentation files
XML files. This causes an error when doing “make install” for 2 of the
In the makefile for gnuradio-3.0.2/usrp/doc, an error occurs in
install-data-local rule (approx. line 755). Since DOCBOOK_HTML_FILES is
blank, the “for i in $(DOCBOOK_HTML_FILES)” statement causes a fatal
during “make install”.
In the makefile for gnuradio-3.0.2/gr-trellis/doc, an error occurs
the install-data-local rule (approx. line 588). Since HTML_FILES is
the “for i in $(HTML_FILES)” statement causes a fatal error during “make
I have put together some detailed instructions and notes during this
process, based on some existing info out there, and updated with current
info. I wouldn’t mind sharing this info. Where should I put it? On
wiki page at http://gnuradio.org/trac/wiki/WindowsInstall? If so, do I
to the info already there, or edit it? I’m a little hesitant to modify
info someone else added to the page.
I hope this feedback helps. Let me know if you need more info.