Using windows resource files

Colin Peters
Wed Oct 29 02:35:00 GMT 1997

Mark Newnham[] wrote:
>Is there any way to include windows resource files into gcc compiled
>applications?  Alternatively, can someone point me to documentation
>(on-line or paper) which would permit me to code for windows widgets
>without them.

The resource compiler rcl is available from my homepage (see sig) as
is the program res2coff for making object files from .res files. The
basic way to use these is:

rcl -i foo.rc -r foo.res
res2coff -i foo.res -o foo.o
gcc -o foobar.exe foo.o bar.o

Hope this helps,

-- Colin Peters - Saga Univ. Dept. of Information Science
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