The .def and .lib files that ship in the readline 5.0 package are empty, rendering the package useless for MSVC builds.
The incorrect files are:
history.def, history.lib, readline.def, readline.lib
They should be listing the exported functions...
Package checked is the one currently on the download page:
Developer files,Zip,208048,7 March 2005,a30b5e7e1d0d207a98756ed2352e26bb
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