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- Subject: Re: system error 14001 and vcredist_x86.exe
- From: "steve donovan" <steve.j.donovan@...>
- Date: Thu, 7 Aug 2008 12:29:42 +0200
On Thu, Aug 7, 2008 at 12:13 PM, Peter Odding <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Not to be the pessimist I always am, but this almost seems to rule out
> binary distribution of *independent* plug-ins for the Windows platform.
> Surely this problem must have been solved already for Perl, PHP, Python,
> etc?! I can't believe it's the same mess over there :)
Well, one lession (so far) is: cool kids don't let their friends do VC9 ;)
We have had enough trouble from VC8 as it ...
Seriously, I'm sure some people are already thinking of putting a OSS
runtime for windows together - a big job, but not impossible - there's
lots of libc code already there.
I'm happy that Lua for Windows works as well as it does, kudos to Ryan