RTEMS 4.11.0 build fails on Windows

Chris Johns chrisj at rtems.org
Wed Apr 12 00:29:25 UTC 2017

On 12/04/2017 10:16, Linda Huxley wrote:
>> Also if you have any suggestions on how I can improve the documentation
>> please let me know.
> Thanks Chris,
> There are a couple of typos in section "5.2.1. RTEMS Tools and Kernel"
> of the "RTEMS User Manual" 4.11.99:
> $ mv rtems-source-builder-4.11.0 4.110
> $ cd 4.11.0
> That should read:
> $ mv rtems-source-builder-4.11.0 4.11.0
> $ cd 4.11.0/rtems
> I wasted quite a bit of time because of the omission on the second line.
> I also wasted time with section "3. Quick Start".  The instructions
> there don't seem to apply to Windows users.  I would have done much
> better just jumping directly to section 5.2.1, after reading parts of
> chapter 4.
> I also wasted time with "5.1.1 Project Sandboxing".  That might be
> helpful once I have something working, but it was no help while getting
> started.  I tried to follow one of the schemes mentioned there, but then
> I found that RSB refused to make use of my directory tree anyways.

This feedback is fantastic and important. May I suggest you click on the 
"Create Bug" link in the 4.12 row of the release tables here:


Add the text above, select Documentation as the component and assign the 
ticket to me. Doing this gives you the credit for the issue and fixes 
which you deserve.


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