Re: Compiling Under MSVC++ 1.0

From: Ian Stephenson (
Date: 07/16/96

In message <>, Helleth <>
>It will be a few weeks before I can get MSVC++ Version 4.0 to compile
>the code under Windows 95/NT but in the mean time I'm trying to build
>under Version 1.0.  It doesn't compile because it doesn't support the
>long file names.
>How much of an effort would it take to rename all the files and
>references so they are all in the 8.3 naming system so it will
>compile...*and* if I do rename them all, *will it compile at all*?
I've never tried it, and my first reaction would be to get MSVC++ 4 as
this would make life far easier.  You would also have to specify the 16-
bit version of winsock.lib, as the "stock" circle compiles with
Ian Stephenson

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