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Re: popt with msvc?

From: Jeff Johnson <n3npq@mac.com>
Date: Fri 29 Oct 2010 - 17:21:15 CEST
Message-id: <791CA07C-F10F-4D8E-84F5-54DFAE8CBA96@mac.com>

On Oct 29, 2010, at 11:03 AM, Matt Arsenault wrote:

> On Oct 28, 2010, at 8:43 AM, Jeff Johnson wrote:
>> On Oct 28, 2010, at 12:50 AM, Matt Arsenault wrote:
>>> Other than those failed tests, I do now have it working without the need to revert to an older version.
>> If you send alon a patch for VS, I'll try to carry that in popt (I don't do VS or Windoze but ..)
>> There's a patch for Xcode in popt already ... popt changes little enough that VS might be
>> maintainable in spite of bit rot.
> Most of the patch is just casting malloc's since MSVC demands it; there isn't all that much besides that.
> I didn't want to figure out how to use CVS, so I found that somebody seems to have imported it to Github. I have a patch on top of the copy I found here: http://github.com/devzero2000/POPT 

Wuss ;-) CVS is _EASY_ compared to git ;-)

> Will that work / is this tracking the main CVS repository or something, or is it just some random person?

Nope, not random: same person who set up POPT in git will likely be the one to figger how
to integrate your VS patch ... my dance card is full atm ;-)

Thanks for the patch.

73 de Jeff
Received on Fri Oct 29 17:22:04 2010
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