Is it possible to "compile" php5 on Windows XP/Apache 2?

I haven't been able to locate any documentation on compiling php5 for windows xp.  I know how to install it, etc..., but I would like to be able to configure & compile it like you can in Linux.  Can anyone point me to documentation on this?

The reason is that I am creating a test environment on a windows machine and I'm trying to simulate the linux environment on the live server as best as I can.  The way I'd like to do this is just to copy all the "./configure --with-gd" stuff from the live server's configuration and mirror that configuration on my xp/php5 setup.
ldsnerdAsked:
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hernst42Commented:
The windows buildsystem is conpletly different from the unix-build system. Grab the cvs-sources of php and habe a look at build/win32 See http://cvs.php.net/php-src/win32/build/
For more details check the config.w32 in the different dirctories. Even if you maganage to get it run via a same config-line it will never be comparable as unix != windows in a lot of ways

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ldsnerdAuthor Commented:
Yea, I know its different in a lot of ways but PHP should "theoretically" run the same on the two systems if I have both apache and php configured the same.  Thanks!
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