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Registered: ‎07-26-2010
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Using cygwin make to make blackberry project

Hello,

 

I am trying to build a blackberry project from the command line.

 

I used the below commands:

 

To generate makefile etc..:

java -jar %JDE_HOME%\bin\IDE.jar -makefile myProject.jdw

 

To make the project:

make -f myProject.mak clean

 

make -f myProject.mak

 

 

 

When using cygwin make, I see the following errors:

 

      /bin/sh: -c line 1: syntax error unexpected end of file

      make: ***[myProject.cod] Error 2.

 

On further investigation found that the error occurs due to below line:

 

      @if exist myProject.cod erase myProject.cod > nul

 

On replacing this with equivalent Unix command (test -e) instead, the error goes away.

 

(The build works ok using GNU Make for Windows)

 

Question:

 

What would be the best way to build blackberry project from command line and be able to run the build using cygwin make?

 

We are using make 3.81.

 

Thanks