Re: [gtkmm] Link problem using gtkmm with MSVC 7.1

At 05:27 PM 1/15/2004, Jonny Yu wrote:
I'm trying to build the example code of gtkmm with MSVC 7.1,
Although I got several warnings ,such as

e:\Dev-C++\gtkmm\include\gtkmm-2.0\gtkmm\entry.h(402): warning C4250:
'Gtk::Entry' : inherits 'Gtk::Object::Gtk::Object::set_manage' via

e:\Dev-C++\gtkmm\include\gtkmm-2.0\glibmm\containers.h(321): warning
C4181: qualifier applied to reference type; ignored

the sample did compiled through, the problem is I don't have the lib
file (in .lib format). I downloaded the win32 port of
however the lib format is in .dll.a format, which could not be
recognized by VC linker.

Right, because of the different C++ name mangling schemes used by gcc and MSVC, their import libraries are incompatible. You cannot simply rename the .dll.a files to .lib (unlike their C counterparts, in most cases).

Where can I find the .lib format gtkmm lib file?
If not, can I build the .lib file from source or convert the .dll.a to
.lib format?

I only support mingw32-gcc on my page but the projects files for MSVC 7.1 are in the MSVC_NET2003 directory. Don't know if they are up to date and/or if somebody provides binaries.


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