--- a/hugo/content/development/building/2.x.y/windows.md Fri Apr 02 23:57:54 2021 -0500
@@ -288,39 +288,41 @@
If you would like to build the Pidgin installer, you'll need to setup
[NSIS](https://nsis.sourceforge.io/Download). Once you have installed
-NSIS, please make sure that it is in your shell's `PATH`.
Next you'll need to download the
-and extract `nsisunz.dll` into the `Plugins` directory of your NSIS
-You'll also need to install the `SHA1Plugin` from
-the NSIS `Plugins` directory.
Finally, you'll need to decide if you would like to sign the executables though
this is not necessary for personal use.
-To sign the executables, you'll need to get an appropriate code signing
-certificate by downloading and installing
-[Mono](https://www.mono-project.com/Download). In your `local.mak` file (see
-[customizing](#customizing) above), define the `MONO_SIGNCODE` variable to the
-fully qualified path to the `signcode` batch file in the Mono `bin` directory,
-as well as the `SIGNCODE_SPC` and `SIGNCODE_PVK` variable to the appropriate
-files in your certificate.
-Also, you'll need a PGP key to verify add pgp signatures to the files. GnuPG
-is the primary PGP client most people use. You can read more
Once you have everything setup your `local.mak` should look something like the
-MONO_SIGNCODE=/cygdrive/c/Program\ Files\ \(x86\)/Mono-2.10.8/bin/signcode
#Set up gpg to use a separate keyring
GPG_SIGN=gpg --no-default-keyring --secret-keyring /path/to/secring.gpg
@@ -330,7 +332,7 @@
-MONO_SIGNCODE=echo ***Bypassing signcode***
GPG_SIGN=echo ***Bypassing gpg***