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authorusa <usa@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2012-11-13 03:32:06 +0000
committerusa <usa@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2012-11-13 03:32:06 +0000
commit8e72bb717ab8613e25ac0c2e68cdff23fd905f04 (patch)
tree74373af7af5f2f589b99d5ddf2a141f4cdd06e76 /win32/README.win32
parentc5b19cf01cd15e0d9d8e2847ba746a5f361841df (diff)
* win32/README.win32: added mention about build directory. currently
we can not build ruby in win32 directory. this problem is reported by Masahiro Kitajima <>. git-svn-id: svn+ssh:// b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
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diff --git a/win32/README.win32 b/win32/README.win32
index 5cae250aec..d31814bd0f 100644
--- a/win32/README.win32
+++ b/win32/README.win32
@@ -134,4 +134,8 @@ the ruby source directory, this restriction comes from the behavior of
(({!INCLUDE})) directives of (({NMAKE})).
((- you may call it a bug. -))
+You can build ruby in any directory including the source directory,
+except (({win32})) directory in the source directory.
+This is restriction originating in the path search method of (({NMAKE})).