[CMake] Windows library target names
Olaf van der Spek
olafvdspek at gmail.com
Thu Jul 22 16:51:54 EDT 2010
On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 10:46 PM, John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 4:43 PM, Olaf van der Spek <olafvdspek at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 10:41 PM, John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> And then what? Having two DLLs with the same name is not going to
>>>> work. Same for import or static libs.
>>> It would work fine if the dlls for multiple configurations were not
>>> all dumped in 1 folder. That is how I have used cmake for 2+ years.
>> How will the loader load the correct DLL if they've got the same name?
> It loads the .dll in the path of the executable. Since the .dlls for
> other configurations are not in the same path it finds the correct dll
> and there is no conflict.
That *might* be fine if it's a private DLL. What about a shared one?
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