Unresolved external symbol

Chris Saunders evas at mountaincable.net
Sat Jun 5 23:25:28 CEST 2010

Sorry Torbjorn - I'm not very good at keeping track of time and my major 
motivation for resending was that I spotted spelling errors and formatting 
problems in my original message.  I have since received responses that led 
me to  a solution to the problem.

Chris Saunders

From: "Torbjorn Granlund" <tg at gmplib.org>
Sent: Saturday, June 05, 2010 11:41 AM
To: "Chris Saunders" <evas at mountaincable.net>
Cc: <gmp-discuss at gmplib.org>
Subject: Re: Unresolved external symbol

> "Chris Saunders" <evas at mountaincable.net> writes:
>  I have sent this message to this list before.  There were some
>  spelling and formatting errors and have corrected them.  I may have
>  received no replies because the question is considered inappropriate
>  for this list.
> Or you may have received no replies since only 20 hours passed between
> your messages.
>  I built the GMP 5.0.1 library using MSYS.  I am working on an Eiffel
>  language interface to GMP.  My Eiffel compiler translates its code to
>  C and then uses cl from the Microsoft Windows SDK v7.0 to compile that
>  C code.
>  Here is an error I am getting from the C compilation:
>  2 C Compiler Error: Error LNK2019: unresolved external symbol
>  ___mingw_vfprintf referenced in function _fprintf libgmp.aThe function
>  I was attempting to wrap that is causing this error is mpf_out_str.
>  Now mpf_inp_str compiled successfully and so have all the other
>  functions. When I built GMP I did do "make check" and all tests ran
>  successfully.  I'm hoping someone might know the source of this error?
> This is not possible to debug remotely.  Somebody that uses Windoze will
> have to debug it, I am afraid.
> -- 
> Torbjörn 

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