39533Re: Debugging in MSVS (was: Weird bug in GTK2 version of gvim 7)
- Apr 8, 2005Ankur Kotwal wrote:
> I was able to successfully import the makefile into visual studio. IVisual Studio is only smart in some areas...
> hadn't thought to convert the format from unix to dos. I had hoped
> that Visual Studio would be smart enough to cope with it. Obviously
> > It's very disappointing the MS doesn't have a documented and backwardsYeah, but the only way to make such a file is by hand-editing it. You
> > compatible project description file. Clearly a vendor lock-in.
> Well it seems that because I was able to import the makefile
> successfully, MS is quite backwards compatible. Quite impressive given
> that the file format was for MSVC 4 which is almost 10 years old (and
> that the format has gone through many revisions over the various
can only generate it with MSVC 4, which almost nobody has (you can't buy
it, you need to get an illegal copy).
> Anyways, thanks for your help Bram. Now that I have a debuggable":help todo". You might want to get a Vim 7 snapshot, because some
> environment, is there a repository of bugs that I can sink my teeth
> into? I figure thats the best way to get involved in vim development
> at least till I learn my way around the code.
things were fixed in Vim 7 but too risky to include in Vim 6.3.
From "know your smileys":
/// Bram Moolenaar -- Bram@... -- http://www.Moolenaar.net \\\
/// Sponsor Vim, vote for features -- http://www.Vim.org/sponsor/ \\\
\\\ Project leader for A-A-P -- http://www.A-A-P.org ///
\\\ Buy LOTR 3 and help AIDS victims -- http://ICCF.nl/lotr.html ///
- << Previous post in topic