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Re: Removing non-CMake windows support (was Re: problems building under Windows)

From: Alexander Lamaison <swish_at_lammy.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 1 Jan 2016 15:46:41 +0000

On 21 December 2015 at 10:32, Jan Ehrhardt <phpdev_at_ehrhardt.nl> wrote:
> Alexander Lamaison in gmane.network.ssh.libssh2.devel (Sun, 20 Dec 2015
> 21:26:28 +0000):
>>I would like people's opinions on deleting the non-CMake windows support
>>files.
>>
>>We regularly get questions from people who see the windows projects in the
>>source and (quite reasonably) assume they are the place to go to build
>>libssh2 on Windows. But, as we know, they don't work very well. That's why
>>we added CMake build support.
>
> The VC-projects are used for compiling libssh2 as a dependency for PHP 5
> and PHP 7: https://github.com/winlibs/libssh2
>
> I would not advice to remove them.

Could PHP not use VC projects via CMake?

Alex

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