[Expat-discuss] Compiling Expat to 64 bits

Karl Waclawek karl at waclawek.net
Mon Jan 19 19:41:28 CET 2009

Alex Cutovoi wrote:
> Hi for all
> I've downloaded Expat and I would like to compile it to 64 bits version. I'm
> using VC++ 2008 and I've converted the dsw to sln.
> The project is being compiled with Batch Build option and in the properties
> of the projects I setted the Debug and Release to 64 bits.
> Now my doubts:
> 1) Some projects like "elements" in the Linker/Input option have this
> dependencies: odbccp32, odbc32.lib. Do I need to change that libs to their
> corresponding 64 bits?

These dependencies should not be there. I have just committed updates to 
the project files that remove them.

> 2) I would like to create the libs. Is there are any additional steps?
The static libs are built by the projects with "static" in their names.
I don't have access to a 64bit system. It would be nice if you could 
just give it a try and report back to us.


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