PVECTORED_EXCEPTION_HANDLER undefined compiling assert.cc

Corinna Vinschen vinschen@redhat.com
Mon Oct 13 08:44:00 GMT 2003

On Mon, Oct 13, 2003 at 10:38:07AM +0200, Dimitri Papadopoulos-Orfanos wrote:
> >That's weird.  Searching for VectoredHandler or PVECTORED_EXCEPTION_HANDLER
> >I can only find two articles, both stating that this functionality is
> >only available on XP and 2003:
> >
> >http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/debug/base/vectoredhandler.asp
> >http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/debug/base/addvectoredexceptionhandler.asp
> >
> >So I'm wondering where you got that information.
> See the second link.

Gosh.  For the cygwin-developer records, the article states:


   Client: Included in Windows XP.
   Server: Included in Windows Server 2003."

and only one paragraph above:

  "To compile an application that uses this function, define the
   _WIN32_WINNT macro as 0x0500 or later."



Corinna Vinschen
Cygwin Developer
Red Hat, Inc.

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