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From Patrick Schlangen <p.schlan...@mac.com>
Subject AW: Re: Is C++ on Windows not supported?
Date Mon, 11 May 2009 19:26:13 GMT
Hi Rush,

doesn't libthrift compile well in a Cygwin environment?
Just curious.

Patrick


Am Montag 11 Mai 2009 um 06:57PM schrieb "Rush Manbert" <rush@manbert.com>:
>I am indeed working on a Windows port, based primarily on adding Asio  
>and Boost implementations of the socket and threading code. I still  
>need to reimplement TFileTransport using the threading and Monitor  
>support that abstracts away the machine-specific implementation. Once  
>that's done I'm going to try taking all of the C++ library code and  
>making a VS project out of it and see what doesn't compile. I figure  
>that's faster than examining all of the header files, etc.
>
>I will be asking for help with things like autoconf and Windows  
>project configuration (hoping that the guys who did the .net version  
>will help out) but my plan is to have all of the coding done pretty  
>soon. I don't have any idea what that translates to when it comes to  
>getting it included in the library. (And, of course, I'm doing this  
>because we need it here, and I'm under pressure to get it finished for  
>us so I can work on something else. But I'm trying really hard to do  
>the work in a way that will easily integrate with what exists, and  
>will sit alongside the current implementation.) :-)
>
>- Rush
>
>On May 8, 2009, at 5:31 PM, Michael Greene wrote:
>
>> This is still the status quo.
>>
>> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/THRIFT-311 is one relevant
>> issue, some prototype work that Esteve has done that to my knowledge
>> is not being worked on.
>> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-thrift-user/200902.mbox/%3C6a32e3e10902110630t765d957cl71ac5c4ec4fa5d7f@mail.gmail.com%3E
>> is a relevant discussion thread.
>>
>> More recently, Rush Manbert has continued Boost work.  I can't seem to
>> find specific threads where it is mentioned, but one of the goals of
>> this is Windows support.
>>
>> Michael
>>
>> On Fri, May 8, 2009 at 7:19 PM, Swaroop C H <swaroopch@gmail.com>  
>> wrote:
>>> Hello all,
>>>
>>> According to http://wiki.apache.org/thrift/ThriftInstallationWin32 ,
>>> "The Thrift C++ runtime library does not currently work on Windows."
>>>
>>> Is this still the status quo or has it improved? (I couldn't find any
>>> related bugs in Jira)
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Swaroop
>>>
>>> Books and Blog - http://www.swaroopch.com
>>> Company - http://www.ionlab.in
>>>
>
>
>

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