Feature request #544

plugin bilding problem

Added by suba - almost 14 years ago. Updated almost 14 years ago.

Status:Closed
Priority:Low
Assignee:nobody -
Category:Build/Install
Pull Request or Patch supplied: Resolution:invalid
Easy fix?:No Copied to github as #:10603

Description

hi,
I hv tried creating new plugin to qgis by follwing steps
1.downloaded qgis 0.8 setup.exe
2.installed qgis
3.run plugin_bulder.pl script
4.created it...but to build it i should run autogen.sh,configure,make
5.before that there must be qgis.m4 in share\\aclocal directory as mentioned in tutorial...I DONT HAVE SUCH FILE.IS IT BECOZ OF THAT AM NT ABLE TO RUN AUTOGEN.SH...???????
should i download it seperately
my plaform is windows XP..any probs becoz of that?

History

#1 Updated by Martin Dobias almost 14 years ago

  • Resolution set to invalid
  • Status changed from Open to Closed

If you intend to do any development you need to download QGIS sources, not the binary installer

Using Linux is highly recommended as developers use it as primary platform and you'll get also less trouble when developping in linux.

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