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Re: Does 'ar' work with native MS Windows libs?
Thanks. The crummy LIB for Windows tool says it only allows me to
extract one object at a time. Yuck! Oh well, I wasn't going anywhere
today, anyway... ;)
Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
I need to break open a library I created with Visual Studio and insert
some objects also compiled with Visual Studio.
Will Cygwin's ar command work for this task?
Alternatively, is there a Windows tool better suited to this?
Maybe there's even something that ships with Visual Studio, but I
wouldn't expect an answer to that question here.
Thanks for indulging these newbie questions. I'm used to working with
Linux and am leaning heavily on Cygwin as I start to do some Windows
I believe you're looking for "LIB.EXE". Check out the MSDN and other
Windows development forums for details.
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