Monthly Archives: August 2008

Building pthreads-w32-2-8-0-release via VC++ 2008 SP1

VC++ 2008 SP1 complains that pthread.dsp is corrupt and can’t be loaded, so I created a LIB project from existing source code and defined "PTW32_BUILD", otherwise I got 83 compile errors. After some time I finally got the project pass … Continue reading

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build boost 1.36.0 via VC++ 2008

Machine: Laptop OS: XP SP2 Compiler: VC++ 2008 SP1 Build command: D:\src\boost\boost_1_36_0>bjam –toolset=msvc stage –build-type=complete Start time: 12:49 Stop time: 15:35 Size of D:\src\boost\boost_1_36_0\bin.v2: 3.27 GB Size of D:\src\boost\boost_1_36_0\stage: 3.10 GB   Machine: Desktop OS: XP SP2 Compiler: VC++ 2008 … Continue reading

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CORBA posts

Here are interesting CORBA posts The Rise and Fall of CORBA Response to ‘The Rise and Fall of CORBA by Michi Henning’

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Test output binary speed of VC++ 2008, Intel C++ 10.1, and gcc version 3.2 20020927 (prerelease)

The following code snippet is used to test output binary performance. The purpose of the code is for performance test, its accuracy is not verified. // fastinit.cpp : Defines the entry point for the console application.// g++ -I/cygdrive/d/opensource/boost/boost_1_35_0 -O3 fastinit.cpp … Continue reading

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Virtual PC 2007 refuse to install Vista 64

On native Vista 32 system, virtual PC 2007 refused to install Vista 64, reported error message "this CPU does not support …", but the cpu actually supports x64 and can install a physical copy of Vista 64 system.

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