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Re: Dynamically linked libraries

On Mon, May 23, 2005 at 09:03:40AM -0500, Jeffrey Holle wrote:
>The linker not generating an import library indicates that the DLL module 
>doesn't have any exported symbols.
>Is this because you aren't using 
>While you don't have to use an import library (static linking to the
>module), I believe one needs to be generated before you can hope to use
>the module by dynamically linking to it at runtime.

The DLL itself can be used in place of an import library in many cases.  That's
why I suggested this.  This has nothing to do with static linking.

>Christopher Faylor wrote:
>>On Sun, May 22, 2005 at 07:45:08PM -0700, Matthew Vanderschaaf wrote:
>>>I'm in Windows trying to use a DLL with a program.  I don't have an
>>>import library, and I can't find any information on how to use it
>>>without one.  Any information that you may provide on this will help.
>>Just include the full path to the DLL on the link command line.

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