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From Randy Kobes <ra...@theoryx5.uwinnipeg.ca>
Subject Re: [multi-env] illegal escape sequence
Date Sat, 19 Feb 2005 17:13:11 GMT
On Fri, 18 Feb 2005, Stas Bekman wrote:

> Randy Kobes wrote:
> [...]
> > Just as a further note on this - I asked Steve Hay to check
> > out this problem with VC++ 7, and he found it gives the same
> > results as gcc. So it looks like it is a bug in VC++ 6
> > that's been fixed in 7. However, because ActiveState uses
> > VC++ 6 to compile Win32 ActivePerl, and since there's some
> > differences between 6 and 7 that affect users (different
> > run-time libraries, some incompatibilities in principle when
> > mixing), we still have to support VC++ 6.
>
> If it's possible to recognize at build time which compiler version is
> used, may be it's possible to generate VC++-6 specific header which will
> please it? or is there a C macro that tells us that it's VC++-6?

There is a macro available that gives the version of VC++ -
that's a good idea to just use the workaround for 6; I'll
look into this.

-- 
best regards,
randy

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