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Subject: Re: [hwloc-users] Compiling hwloc into a static library on Windows and Linux
From: Samuel Thibault (samuel.thibault_at_[hidden])
Date: 2012-01-12 20:01:12


Andrew Helwer, le Fri 13 Jan 2012 01:51:15 +0100, a écrit :
> I'm not sure I understand. Can you link to .a files with VS?

I don't know, but what's sure is that .a files are static libraries in
mingw.

> I tried linking to the .lib file in the 64-bit release. I get only unresolved external symbol errors.

As I said in a previous mail, in mingw .lib files are for dynamic
linking, not static linking.

Samuel