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Re: Windows compilation error

From: MATSUDA Daiki via curl-library <>
Date: Mon, 8 Jul 2019 07:51:44 +0900

On 2019年07月08日 07:17, Ray Satiro via curl-library wrote:
> On 7/7/2019 5:43 PM, MATSUDA Daiki wrote:
>> On 2019年07月07日 15:17, Ray Satiro via curl-library wrote:
>>> On 7/2/2019 8:07 PM, MATSUDA Daiki via curl-library wrote:
>>>> In my research, the curl library with /MD option in spite of static.
>>> Is it possible that you want RTLIBCFG=static? [1] It is not the
>>> recommended method.
>> I know the option 'RTLBCFG'. But is there any meaning under the
>> situation with mode=static and without RTLBCFG=static?
> I'm sorry but I don't understand what you're asking. The difference is
> described in the document that I referenced. Either you can build
> libcurl as a static library or a DLL. When you are building libcurl it
> needs a C runtime (almost invariably Microsoft's C runtime on Windows ms
> crt). By default we use the CRT import library and so when you build
> your app with static libcurl it should link to the CRT DLL.

I pointed that when try to build other apps with other static library,
libcurl static library without RTLIBCFG=static occurs compile error.


Is such a static library by default for useful?

As I got the developer's aspect, I use RTLBCFG=static.


Received on 2019-07-08