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Re: Introduction


On Wednesday, 28 December 2016 09:29:33 CET Martin Fischer wrote:
> Hi,

Hi,

> as a new subsriber I'd just like to introduce myself. My name is Martin
> Fischer from Karlsruhe, Germany. I'm the maintainer a open source
> application written in C. As an attempt to keep it alive and improve it
> I plan to slowly add unit tests to the legacy code. Michael Feather's
> book has a strong influence.
> 
> At the moment I'm using Visual Studio 2015 Community edition.

most of the people who work on cmocka are working on Linux and there is no 
real Windows maintainer. I build it just from time to time on a Windows VM.

> So far I ran into a few minor problems that I fixed locally.
> 
> 1. the pre-built package available for download expects the debug
> version of the C runtime library msvcr120d.dll to be available. This DLL
> is only available as a part of Visual Studio 2013, redistribution is not
> allowed. I think it would be better if the package is built against the
> release version of the DLL as this may be distributed freely.

I will make sure to create a release package next time.

> 
> 2. Doxygen doesn't work if pathnames include spaces. I fixed the problem
> for me. How can I contribute the improved doxyfile.in?

The preferred way is here on this mailing list with git formatted patches.

https://git-scm.com/book/en/v2/Distributed-Git-Contributing-to-a-Project#Public-Project-over-Email


> 3. the website is down due to an expired certificate.

I've fixed that yesterday. It should be working again.

> 
> I'm looking forward using CMocka to more extent and wish you all a Happy
> New Year.


Same to you,


	Andreas


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References:
IntroductionMartin Fischer <martinfischer8@xxxxxxxxxxx>