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I am developing amf plugin for wireshark in windows.

when i run the following command: nmake -f Makefile.nmake verify_tools

The output is as follows:

C:\wireshark> nmake -f Makefile.nmake verify_tools

Microsoft (R) Program Maintenance Utility Version 10.00.40219.01
Copyright (C) Microsoft Corporation.  All rights reserved.

ERROR: The contents of C:\wireshark-win32-libs\current_tag.txt is (unknown).
It should be 2011-06-27.

Checking for required applications:
        cl: /cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0/VC/BIN/cl
        link: /cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0/VC/BIN/link
        nmake: /cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0/VC/BIN/nmake
        bash: /usr/bin/bash
        bison: /usr/bin/bison
        flex: /usr/bin/flex
        env: /usr/bin/env
        grep: /usr/bin/grep
        /usr/bin/find: /usr/bin/find
        perl: /usr/bin/perl
        C:\Python27\python.exe: /cygdrive/c/Python27/python.exe
        sed: /usr/bin/sed
        unzip: /usr/bin/unzip
        wget: /usr/bin/wget

Can't find:  mt

ERROR: These application(s) are either not installed or simply can't be found in
 the current PATH: /cygdrive/c/Python27:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0/VSTSDB/Deploy:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0/Common7/IDE:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Stu    dio 10.0/VC/BIN:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0/Common7/Tools:/cygdrive/c/Windows/Microsoft.NET/Framework64/v4.0.30319:/cygdrive/c/Windows/Microsoft.NET/Framework64/v3.5:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/MicrosoftVisual Studio 10.0/VC/VCPackages:/cygdrive/c/PlatformSDK/bin/NETFX 4.0 Tools:/cygdrive/c/PlatformSDK/bin:/usr/bin:/cygdrive/c/Windows/system32:/cygdrive/c/Windows:/cygdrive/c/WindowsWbem:/cygdrive/c/Windows/System32/WindowsPowerShell/v1.0:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Hewlett-HP ProtectTools Security Manager/Bin:/cygdrive/c/Program Files/Intel/DMIX:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Intel/Services/IPT:/cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft/Web Platform Installer:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft SQL Server/100/Tools/Binn:/cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft SQL Server/100/Tools/Binn:/cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft SQL Server/100/DTS/Binn:/cygdrive/c/Program Files (x86)/Microsoft ASP.NET/ASP.NET Web Pages/v1.0:/cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft SQL Server/110/Tools/Binn:/cygdrive/c/Program Files/Microsoft Windows Performance Toolkit:/cygdrive/c/Program Files/TortoiseSVN/bin:/usr/bin:/cygdrive/c/wireshark-win32-libs/gtk2/bin:/cygdrive/c/bin:/cygdrive/c/wireshark-win32-libs/zlib125.

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NMAKE : fatal error U1077: 'c:\cygwin\bin\bash.EXE' : return code '0x1'

how should i fix it

asked 22 Nov '12, 21:26

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edited 23 Nov '12, 01:48

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grahamb ♦

If you have followed the developers guide and installed cygwin and all the tools I supose it's a problem with your path.

(22 Nov '12, 22:05) Anders ♦

I have followed developers guide strictly and have installed the tools in the same order.

(22 Nov '12, 22:22) Akhil

Do this in a cmd window, not the bash shell.

(22 Nov '12, 22:52) Jaap ♦

I am doing it in a cmd window

(23 Nov '12, 00:52) Akhil

Your configuration (in config.nmake) doesn't seem to be set correctly. You appear to have VS 2010 installed (from the path) but verify_tools is looking for mt.exe, the manifest tool.

According to my reading of config.nmake, mt.exe is only required for VS 2005 and 2008. This is set by checking the config.nmake entry for the compiler to use.

The compiler to use is set by by the MSVC_VARIANT variable, e.g. MSVC_VARIANT=MSVS2010.

If you have strictly followed the developers guide you should have set this entry as part of step

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answered 23 Nov '12, 02:02

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grahamb ♦
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I followed the guide and it give an error:

Can't find: cl E:\Python27\python.exe

NMAKE : fatal error U1077: 'c:\cygwin\bin\bash.EXE' : return code '0x1' Stop. How do I solve it?

(29 May '14, 11:54) aman

This seems to be a different question, please start a new question with an appropriate title and the full output from nmake -f Makefile.nmake verify_tools

(30 May '14, 02:53) grahamb ♦
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