[Boxbackup-dev] Latest Box Backup on Windows
chris at qwirx.com
Tue Aug 2 09:49:54 BST 2011
On Mon, 1 Aug 2011, Peter Jalajas, GigaLock Backup Services wrote:
> I've moved on, but I'm long-term interested in compiling Box Backup on
> Windows. I think there are 3 compiling environment options on the
> #1. Using MS Visual C++ 2010 Express
> #2. Using MinGW.
> #3. Using MinGW in Cygwin.
> I guess I'm not really interested in investing any more time in #1 for
> political and hassle reasons. I have no preference between #2 or #3.
> But I could be swayed by you. No rush--I look forward to your input,
#1 is the only one likely to ever support VSS, since the necessary COM
interfaces aren't sufficiently documented by Microsoft to create a working
interoperable set of headers for free compilers.
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