[vlc-devel] compiling ActiveX

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Wed Oct 26 19:57:33 CEST 2011

On Wed, Oct 26, 2011 at 01:56:38PM -0400, Shane Phelan wrote :
> I'm trying to cross compile the activeX plugin in ubuntu by following the
> README.TXT in the projects/activex folder.  I downloaded wine1.2 and ran the
> widl compiler, but it's complaining that it can't find the file "ocidl.idl"
> this is the first line in the axvlc.idl which is importing it.  I see that
> ocidl.idl is normally part of the windows sdk so I would assume that wine is
> supposed to supply this file, but I don't see it on my system anywhere.  If
> someone could help me out I would appreciate it.

There is absolutely no need to run the widl compiler, in normal cases.

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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