New wxWidgets Project Wizard for Code::Blocks

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New wxWidgets Project Wizard for Code::Blocks

Post by biplab » Mon Jan 22, 2007 6:32 pm

Hi everybody,

For the past couple of weeks I was working on modifying and improving the existing wxWidgets project wizard of Code::Blocks ( Today I've posted the 6th revision of the project wizard.

Code::Blocks is a Multi-platform, Multi-compiler supporting IDE written in wxWidgets. With the new wizard writing projects with wxWidgets in different platform using a variety of compilers will become easier.

The wizard is undergoing testing and is not official yet. But tests shows promising results. I have personally tested it in Windows with all wizard supported compilers and in Linux with GCC. I don't have Mac so I'm not sure about it. But it should work with GCC.

  1. Option to select wxWidgets 2.6.x or wxWidgets 2.8.x version libraries in Windows, Linux and Mac.
  2. Supports debug, release, static, dynamic, ANSI, Unicode, Monolithic builds of both versions of wxWidgets.
  3. Supports GCC, MSVC 7.1 & 8 and Borland C++ 5.5.1 & 5.82 compilers.
  4. Supports Pre-compiled headers for GCC, MSVC 7.1 & 8 and BCC 5.5.1 & 5.82.
  5. Wizard checks the presence of wx configuration, selected for project, precisely in Windows. Expect almost No false warning.
  6. Wizard sets Appropriate wxWidgets lib order while adding them to project file.
  7. Options to select almost all the individual libs of wxWidgets in non-monolithic mode. Please note the none of the lib from Contrib dir are added. If you need them, you have to add them manually.
  8. Adds minimum of numbers of libraries to the project depending upon user's selection.
  9. MSVC 8 supports wx lib dynamically linked with C Runtime Library (CRT) for all build configurations of wxWidgets. Wizard generates commands to embed manifest file to generated exe file after linking to load CRT properly during runtime (For MSVC 8 only).
  10. Option to select Application Target Type in Windows (For Advanced users only).
For a detailed discussion on this wizard please read the following post.

For the details of latest release of wizard please read the following post. ... 6#msg39066

To read the installation details, please read the following post. ... odeblocks/

I'll update the status of the wizard in my blog and Code::Blocks forum from time to time.

The wizard is available from the following link.

I'd request you to test it and to post your valuable feedback.

I hope the wizard will be helpful. :D



IDE: Code::Blocks
Compilers: GCC, MSVC, etc. ;)
OS: WinXP-SP2 & Linux.

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