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visual_studio_community [2020/05/02 11:04]
josepma Added BUILD_TESTING to false
visual_studio_community [2020/05/02 11:09] (current)
josepma Added explanation of "install" option to generate a working directory
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 Now, you can build Mixxx with Compile -> Compile All, and run and debug Mixxx using the Debug menu ( F5 shortcut) Now, you can build Mixxx with Compile -> Compile All, and run and debug Mixxx using the Debug menu ( F5 shortcut)
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 +==== Generate a working directory ====
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 +As explained above, you cannot execute mixxxx.exe from the build directory without adding additional parameters. This is because it will miss the resources, like skins or translations.
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 +In order to generate a working directory (like an installer would do), use the Compile->​ Install mixxx option from Visual studio.
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 +This does not install the application to the local machine, but instead generates a new directory ( out/​install/​Build-Type/​ ) which will have all the requires files in place.
  
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