Pazpar2 can be built for Windows using
Microsoft Visual Studio.
The support files for building YAZ on Windows are located in the
win directory. The compilation is performed
win/makefile which is to be
processed by the NMAKE utility part of Visual Studio.
Ensure that the development libraries and header files are available on your system before compiling Pazpar2. For installation of YAZ, refer to the Installation chapter of the YAZ manual at http://www.indexdata.com/yaz/doc/installation.html. It is easiest if YAZ and Pazpar2 are unpacked in the same directory (side-by-side).
The compilation is tuned by editing the makefile of Pazpar2.
The process is similar to YAZ. Adjust the various directories
Compile Pazpar2 by invoking nmake in
The resulting binaries of the build process are located in the
bin of the Pazpar2 source
tree - including the
pazpar2.exe and necessary DLLs.
The Windows version of Pazpar2 is a console application. It may
be installed as a Windows Service by adding option
-install for the pazpar2 program. This will
register Pazpar2 as a service and use the other options provided
in the same invocation. For example:
cd \MyPazpar2\etc ..\bin\pazpar2 -install -f pazpar2.cfg -l pazpar2.log
The Pazpar2 service may now be controlled via the Service Control
Panel. It may be unregistered by passing the
cd \MyPazpar2\etc ..\bin\pazpar2 -remove