Hello Gavin,

Wednesday, October 02, 2002, 12:35:30 PM, you wrote:


>> GS> i.e. it assumes that since my Ruby installation was built by MSVC, so my
>> GS> extensions shall be built with MSVC.  Sigh...

>> are you ever assembled libraries compiled by different compilers?
>> there is so many caveats... mangling conventions ("_" and so on),
>> parameter passing, internal libraries (sush as for "long long"
>> multiplication)

GS> It *must* be possible, though?

no. problems with interfacing code from two compilers is much more
than hacking mkmf or just recompiling ruby with bcc. may be you can
use cygwin or mingw free compilers?


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