[Ecls-list] Help building dll on windows

Hugo Duncan hugo_duncan at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 11 17:39:24 UTC 2008

On Fri, 11 Jul 2008 13:15:30 -0400, Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll  
<juanjose.garciaripoll at googlemail.com> wrote:

> Are you trying to load the DLL? This is not allowed. If you want a
> loadable module, use make-build with type :fasl FASL files are binary
> files that ECL can load. DLLs are inteded to be linked against your
> program, not loaded with si_load_binary

Ah, OK, that is what I am trying to do.  Not used to those two use cases  
requiring different binaries.


(asdf:make-build :mytest :type :fasl :monolithic nil), or,
(asdf:make-build :mytest :type)

results in

LINK : fatal error LNK1149: output filename matches input filename  

for the command line

;;; cl -Fe"c:/home/duncan/projects/ecl-test/mytest.fasb"  
"c:/home/duncan/projects/ecl-test/mytest.lib"  -LDd -MD -Z7 /link  
/nodefaultlib:libcmt /nodefaultlib:libcmtd /nodefaultlib:libc  
/nodefaultlib:libd ecl.lib user32.lib ws2_32.lib shell32.lib  
/EXPORT:init_fas_CODE /LIBPATH:c:/usr/ecl/

Since there are symbols exported, the linker is generating a .lib file,  
which is also specified on the input

Do You Yahoo!?
Tired of spam?  Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around 

More information about the ecl-devel mailing list