When you have a vc project with a custom build step
specified, the custom build step is not executed as
would normally occur if you run the build from the
I tested this on Visual Studio 2003.
Attached is a project that can be used to reproduce the
This project should run the following command.
echo This is a custom build step > buildoutput.txt
to produce a build output of buildoutput.txt
Custom build steps can also have input files.
In this case the input file is input.txt.
Download the example and build midltest.build to
reproduce the issue.
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