Re: [Boost-bugs] [Boost C++ Libraries] #8070: prefer GetTickCount64 over GetTickCount

Subject: Re: [Boost-bugs] [Boost C++ Libraries] #8070: prefer GetTickCount64 over GetTickCount
From: Boost C++ Libraries (noreply_at_[hidden])
Date: 2013-11-19 22:21:23

#8070: prefer GetTickCount64 over GetTickCount
  Reporter: alex@… | Owner: viboes
      Type: Bugs | Status: reopened
 Milestone: Boost 1.55.0 | Component: thread
   Version: Boost 1.55.0 | Severity: Problem
Resolution: | Keywords:

Comment (by viboes):

 Replying to [comment:20 anonymous]:
> Hi,
> the "Procedure Entry Point Not Found" for GetTickCount64 is back or I
 should better say was not resolved in first place. The
> {{{
> #if _WIN32_WINNT >= 0x0600 && ! defined _WIN32_WINNT_WS08
> #endif
> #endif
> }}}
> check always enables the GetTickCount64, because _WIN32_WINNT is usually
 set to 0x0600. This value for _WIN32_WINNT OTOH is *always* required, even
 when targetting XP in order to have access to Vista and later Win32
 structs when the very same executable is supposed to run on later versions
 of Windows.

 Is _WIN32_WINNT_WS08 defined?

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