[freetds] Building as a DLL on Windows

Frediano Ziglio freddy77 at gmail.com
Mon Jun 29 02:30:37 EDT 2015

2015-06-29 0:42 GMT+01:00 A. Craig West <acraigwest at gmail.com>:
> I discovered that I require freetds to be buildable as a DLL file under
> Windows, so I have modified the Nmakefile to add some new build targets and
> directories. After I have tested it a bit, I will port my changes up to
> head.

We are removing nmake support moving to cmake.

> I am also getting a fault in the compiler on one of the files, but have not
> investigated the cause yet. It is possible that the issue is already
> resolved in head. I am currently building with Visual Studio 2008 command
> line.

We released quite recently possibly problem is still there. Or could
be you called a function with wrong arguments. Technically "a fault in
the compiler" looks like a compiler bug to me.

> Jas anybody else dealt with similar issues lately? It seems to have been a
> while since anybody tried to build DLL's, although it turned out to be
> pretty easy to implement...
> -Craig


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