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From Rush Manbert <r...@manbert.com>
Subject Re: AW: Re: Is C++ on Windows not supported?
Date Mon, 11 May 2009 19:44:54 GMT
I believe it does. We need it without Cygwin.

- Rush

On May 11, 2009, at 12:26 PM, Patrick Schlangen wrote:

> 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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