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Problems running on Win95

From: Kim Man Liu <kliu@cs.berkeley.edu>
Date: Mon, 19 Aug 1996 10:25:59 -0700
Message-ID: <3218A3A7.3F0F@cs.berkeley.edu>
To: www-lib@w3.org
CC: kliu@us.oracle.com
I am having some sort of compilation problem on Win95 that makes libwww 
fails in standard C library functions. I'm using 4.0D but I guess it's 
the same on 4.1. Basically the program fails in places like 
TTYPrint(fprintf() I guess) and fwrite() when these functions are called 
properly. I suspect this has to do with the note on the Windows platform 
in the file User/Platform/win31.html. It says the DLL version of the C 
runtime library must be used instead of the static version of it. 
Otherwise, if you fopen() a file in one DLL, you cannot 
fread() it in another DLL because they have their own 
private copy of the C runtime library. Apparanently, the Visual C++ 4.0 
makefile of libwww does not specify the DLL version of the C runtime 
library. I fixed this but the problem is still there. Does anyone know 
how I can fix this?

Received on Monday, 19 August 1996 13:29:01 UTC

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