To build Vcc, you need Visual Studio 2012, RC or later
To build VSPackage
, you also need the
VS 2012 SDK
VS 2010 SP1 SDK [url:Visual Studio 2010 SP1 SDK
) and the
. To build the installer, you will also need
WiX 3.6 RC
and the MSBuild Community Tasks
To build Vcc, build vcc.sln
either from within Visual Studio or from command line with
. In the latter case, you will have to have at least Visual C++ Express installed (see
) , otherwise the compilation of the Visual Studio AddIn will fail with missing references.
If you do not have Visual Studio installed, this full build will fail because of dependencies on VS DLLs in the VS AddIn project. You can still compile the command line tool with
msbuild vcc.sln /p:Configuration=CompilerOnly
Note that you will need msbuild
.net Framework 3.5
or later - earlier versions will report an error. This will create the
, which can be run from that location.
We are currently not building directly against the sources of
but instead have a binary dependency.