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I am getting compile time error when I am trying to compile the Windows source build in the Visual studio 2010.

Error 1 error U1065: invalid option '-' C:\Wireshark\NMAKE wireshark Error 2 error MSB3073: The command "nmake -f Makefile.nmake distclean" exited with code 2. C:\Program Files\MSBuild\Microsoft.Cpp\v4.0\Microsoft.MakeFile.Targets 33 6 wireshark

asked 12 Mar '12, 10:01

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Did you follow exactly the instructions in the Wireshark Developer's Guide ?

In any case, to maybe get an idea of what's happening, we'll need to start with a file showing the complete output from

nmake -f Makefile.nmake verify_tools
nmake -f Makefile.nmake distclean
(12 Mar '12, 10:24) Bill Meier ♦♦

Do you have MAKEFLAGS set in your environment?

A couple of references to others who had this same problem, albeit not specifically with Wireshark:

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answered 12 Mar '12, 17:44

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