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From Martin Sebor <>
Subject Re: [Fwd: Re: MS VS Express problems...]
Date Fri, 18 Aug 2006 16:11:07 GMT
Farid Zaripov wrote:
>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Martin Sebor [] 
>>Sent: Thursday, August 17, 2006 8:35 PM
>>Cc: Michael Fox
>>Subject: Re: [Fwd: Re: MS VS Express problems...]
>>>  I started installation of MSVC Express from microsoft 
>>site. When it 
>>>will be done I'l try build the library.
>>Great! Thanks a lot for looking into it! It will be helpful 
>>to have a solution in place (and documented) for the Express edition.
>   I haven't problems with building the libraries using MSVC Express.
> The examples and tests failed to link. The reason is that by default
> MSVCExpress links with kernel32.lib only. What is needed to do is
> change the line in file C:\Program Files\Microsoft Visual Studio
> 8\VC\VCProjectDefaults\corewin_express.vsprops
> 		AdditionalDependencies="kernel32.lib"/>
> to the
> 		AdditionalDependencies="kernel32.lib user32.lib
> gdi32.lib winspool.lib comdlg32.lib advapi32.lib shell32.lib ole32.lib
> oleaut32.lib uuid.lib odbc32.lib odbccp32.lib"/>

Do we need all these libraries? We normally link only with

>   I will add a configuration "msvcex-8.0" to the solution generate
> scripts to support MSVCExpress.

That will be fantastic!

> In this configuration AdditionalDependencies abowe will be explicitly
> specified in all projects to avoid
> dependence from content of corewin_express.vsprops file.

Sounds good!


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