[Gmsh] the compile problem of gmsh source code

Christophe Geuzaine cgeuzaine at ulg.ac.be
Mon Mar 30 11:21:33 CEST 2015

> On 30 Mar 2015, at 08:39, Ju Ye Wei <zju-wjy at zju.edu.cn> wrote:
> Dear The persons of Gmsh.
> I’m a student in China who studying about finite element method and mesh 
> generation.When I searched the website for my study, I found the GMSH 
> source.But I can’t compile this source in my computer.I use Windows operating 
> system.I tried to use the method from the "README.txt" to compile the "gmsh-
> 2.6.1-source".But the below errors always appeared.
> However,the errors  are " binary system  "=": could not found the  operator of 
> the right operand(or no acceptable conversion exist) to accept the 
> "std::_Tree<_Traits>::const_iterator"type ".
> In addition,the compiler i used is Microsoft Visual Studio 2008.
> If you are at a loss for a reply to my unexpected question I’m sorry about 
> that.
> Please let me know how can  I successfully compile this source in Windows.

The latest version (2.9.1) should compile with Visual Studio 2008 (version 2.6.1 is quite old). Give it a try.

> Sincerely  
> Ju Ye Wei 
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Prof. Christophe Geuzaine
University of Liege, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 

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