[zeromq-dev] What is the difference between libzmq.dll and libzmq.lib under windows?

Seref Arikan serefarikan at kurumsalteknoloji.com
Sun Jun 5 22:24:53 CEST 2011


Never mind,
It has been some time since I've configured this setup. I remembered
that I've added the dll dir to path variable :)

On Sun, Jun 5, 2011 at 9:15 PM, Seref Arikan
<serefarikan at kurumsalteknoloji.com> wrote:
> Thanks Mikko,
> Though helpful,  this leaves me even more confused :) When I use only
> the import library and headers, my code compiled with Eiffel works
> just fine. Eiffel compiles to C actually, so how on earth my Eiffel
> code is finding the dll and invoking the functions? I guess I need to
> figure this out.
>
> Cheers
> Seref
>
>
> On Sun, Jun 5, 2011 at 8:04 PM, Mikko Koppanen <mikko.koppanen at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Sun, Jun 5, 2011 at 7:38 PM, Seref Arikan
>> <serefarikan at kurumsalteknoloji.com> wrote
>>> So what am I leaving out when I use the lib file from the dll compilation setup?
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> the .lib file generated during DLL build is called "Import Library"
>> and it's used when you want to link against the DLL version of the
>> library. For more information see:
>> http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms682592%28v=vs.85%29.aspx
>>
>> --
>> Mikko Koppanen
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