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Re: glib compilation problems when building from git master with MSVC




On Fri, 2017-11-03 at 14:54 +0000, John Emmas wrote:
> When trying to build glib (git master) I've hit a few compilation
> snags 
> arising from commit #53bd6a359f (29th Sept 2017)

Thanks for reporting these problems. I’ve reopened the bug (#788180)
which added this code; let’s discuss things there. I’ve subscribed you
to it.

Philip

> 1) Firstly (in gstdio.c) the function:-
> '_g_win32_readlink_utf16_raw()' 
> uses a value called "IO_REPARSE_TAG_SYMLINK".  This doesn't seem to
> be 
> defined for MSVC - at least not in my version (VC8).
> 
> 2) gstdio.c uses some other identifiers too - notably, 
> 'FILE_STANDARD_INFO' and 'FILE_NAME_NORMALIZED'.  These seem to be 
> declared in winbase.h which should (in theory) be getting #included
> by 
> windows.h.  However, MSVC reports them both as undeclared
> identifiers 
> (even if I specifically #include winbase.h !!)
> 
> Is there some new #define needed which I maybe don''t know about ??
> 
> John
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