Hi Juan,

I got the following errors when trying to build the latest snapshot from CVS:

;;; Note: Invoking external command:
;;; link -lib @static_lib.tmp
Microsoft (R) Library Manager Version 8.00.50727.42
Copyright (C) Microsoft Corporation.  All rights reserved.

/DEBUGTYPE:CV /OUT:lsp.lib C:/DOCUME~1/user/LOCALS~1/Temp/ECL137.obj
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/export.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/defmacro.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/helpfile.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/evalmacros.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/autoload.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/setf.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/predlib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/seq.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/arraylib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/assert.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/defstruct.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/iolib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/listlib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/mislib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/numlib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/packlib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/seqlib.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/trace.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/loop2.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/format.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/defpackage.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/ffi.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/config.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/describe.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/module.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/cmdline.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/lsp/top.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/kernel.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/method.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/slot.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/combin.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/boot.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/defclass.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/standard.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/builtin.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/change.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/stdmethod.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/generic.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/fixup.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/print.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/inspect.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/streams.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/pprint.obj"
"D:/Work/ecl/msvc/clos/conditions.obj"
LINK : warning LNK4224: /DEBUGTYPE:CV is no longer supported;  ignored
#P"lsp.lib"
>
NIL Error in format: No more arguments.
  -LD -MD /link /nodefaultlib:libcmt /nodefaultlib:libcmtd /nodefaultlib:libc /nodefaultlib:libd
/LIBPATH:~S eclgmp.lib eclgc.lib user32.lib ws2_32.lib shell32.lib
          ^

while processing indirect format string:
  ~A -Fe~S~* ~{~S ~} ~@?
                       ^
Broken at TOP-LEVEL.No restarts available.
Top level.
SI>
        c\cut "~A" "%CD%/package" "~*" ""  "@ECL_CFLAGS@" "-MD -EHsc -DGC_DLL -nologo"  "@LDFLAGS@"
"-MD /link /nodefaultlib:libcmt /nodefaultlib:libcmtd /nodefaultlib:libc /nodefaultlib:libd" 
"@CLIBS@" ""  "@libdir@" "%CD%/package"  "@includedir@" "%CD%/package/ecl"  < util\ecl-config.bat
> ecl-config.bat
        c\cut "@ECL_CFLAGS@" "-MD -EHsc -DGC_DLL -nologo"  "@LDFLAGS@" "-MD /link /nodefaultlib:
libcmt /nodefaultlib:libcmtd /nodefaultlib:libc /nodefaultlib:libd"  "@CLIBS@" ""  "@libdir@"
"%CD%/package"  "@includedir@" "%CD%/package/ecl" < util\ecl-cc.bat > ecl-cc.bat

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll wrote:
On Wed, Apr 9, 2008 at 3:10 PM, Jyrki Jaakkola <jyrki@jjkola.tk> wrote:
  
 I tried building ecl from cvs in Windows XP with VC++ 2008 Express
 edition and I got following error:
    

Hi Jyrki, I have just finished a successful build using VC++ 2005. I
am upgrading to 2008 to see what new problems surface with this
compiler. It will take some time to diagnose this, as I this week I am
concentrating on my talk for ECLM.

Juanjo