I just set up a new Windows 7 machine, and built MySQL 5.6 for the first time, so I wanted to share my steps for anyone interested.
** Build Instructions **
cd c:\mysql\mysql-5.6.10 mkdir bld cd bld cmake .. cmake --build . --config relwithdebinfo --target package
(You don’t technically need the ‘bld’ dir, but I prefer it to keep the main dir ‘clean’. Then if you need to re-build, you can quickly just delete the whole ‘bld’[Read more...]