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Re: Stupid stupid remarks
- To: Jim Balter <jqb at netcom dot com>
- Subject: Re: Stupid stupid remarks
- From: Derek Greene <topcoder at netime dot com>
- Date: Wed, 26 Mar 1997 15:27:06 -0500
- Cc: gnu-win32 at cygnus dot com
way to go jim!!!!
At 07:40 PM 3/25/97 -0800, you wrote:
>> Jim Balter wrote:
>> > Under NT 4.0, the program dies just by virtue of *referencing*
>> > GetFullPathName, without calling it (as APS said).
>> Huh. Must be a bug in the linker. (Not.)
>It is, and I've proven it.
>> The following code compiles and works correctly under win95.
>It has been proven that Win NT misbehaves in cases where win95 does not;
>ld -s is a well-known example.
>> // g++ -o test.exe test.cpp
>This has nothing to do with the bug being discussed.
>> So even though you and Phil claim to have found a linker bug, I have
>> yet to be able to reproduce it.
>So what? You haven't run the same code, nor on the same system.
>> The correct prototype for GetFullPathName looks like this, Jim:
>Well known to me, but irrelevant.
>> Perhaps. But my code seems to work, while yours and Phil's doesn't. ;)
>Which of course is not the point. But in fact, Phil's code works
>if -lkernel32 is omitted from the command line.
>> Regards as always.
>Not from me.
><J Q B>
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