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From: Andrey Melnikov (melnikov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2005-09-14 13:02:12

Reece Dunn wrote:

> The Microsoft compiler provides its .lib files in COFF format, however the
> Borland compiler (at least with 5.5 and earlier) uses OMF, making it
> impossible to use the Microsoft Platform SDK with the Borland compiler! I am
> not sure about other Windows compilers, but I suspect that CodeWarrior and
> others are compatible. Also, I remember that Borland needs to have a
> modified winnt.h to get it to compile correctly. Again, I am not sure about
> other compilers.

I'd like to see more detailed comments from people who are using Borland
and other compilers. How do you handle Platform SDK updates? What do you
do if you need a Platform SDK that is newer than the verion shipped with
your compiler?



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