Compiling Nvidia Physx Flex 4.15
I've been trying for days days to compile the Physx samples of Nvidia for UE4 , the ones on Github. I failed over and over , and I'm so close but I don't know what is wrong.
I've never compiled the engine before, I never used github until I discovered Nvidida Gameworks..
These were my steps:
The error I get goes like this:
Error Failed to produce item: C:\Program Files\UnrealEngine-FleX-4.15.0\Engine\Intermediate\Build\Win64\ShaderCompileWorker\Development\ShaderCompileWorker-Core.lib ShaderCompileWorker C:\Program Files\UnrealEngine-FleX-4.15.0\Engine\Intermediate\ProjectFiles\ERROR 1
Error Failed to produce item: C:\Program Files\UnrealEngine-FleX-4.15.0\Engine\Intermediate\Build\Win64\UnrealHeaderTool\Development\UnrealHeaderTool-Core.lib UE4 C:\Program Files\UnrealEngine-FleX-4.15.0\Engine\Intermediate\ProjectFiles\ERROR 1
It seems like there is one include file (nldef.h) missing in the windows 8.1 SDK the Visual studio can't find. But it's also not there.
UPDATE: I REINSTALLED THE WINDOWS SDK AND IT WORKED but now there is another error showing up (so unexpected) :
New Error Error LNK1181 cannot open input file 'GFSDK_SSAO_D3D11.win64.lib' ShaderCompileWorker C:\Users\Selim\Desktop\UnrealEngine\Engine\Intermediate\ProjectFiles\LINK 1
Error Failed to produce item: C:\Users\Selim\Desktop\UnrealEngine\Engine\Binaries\Win64\ShaderCompileWorker-RHI.dll ShaderCompileWorker C:\Users\Selim\Desktop\UnrealEngine\Engine\Intermediate\ProjectFiles\ERROR 1
Error MSB3075 The command "....\Build\BatchFiles\Build.bat ShaderCompileWorker Win64 Development -waitmutex" exited with code 5. Please verify that you have sufficient rights to run this command. ShaderCompileWorker C:\Program Files (x86)\MSBuild\Microsoft.Cpp\v4.0\V140\Microsoft.MakeFile.Targets 41
I tried to compile the Engine alot of times , I also saw the updates recently made, which i also tried to compile: - Flex for UE4.15 - Cataclysm demo for UE4.15 (updated 3 days ago) - List item
I tried them all but I always get stuck at the visual studio part of the compilation. There always an error popping up. I'm very grateful for any help.
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