Need support to build xapian on Windows with Microsoft compiler

Kalantaryan, Davit davit.kalantaryan at
Wed May 2 08:32:12 BST 2018

Good morning,

I was able to compile with VS2015 successfully, but some runtime errors.
Today I'm going to migrate the project to VS2017. I'll let you know on 
results tomorrow morning.


On 02.05.2018 06:13, Olly Betts wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 30, 2018 at 06:59:09AM +0200, Kalantaryan, Davit wrote:
>> As I wrote on my case compilation with Visual Studio 2015 successful, just I
>> have runtime errors, while the same code on LINUX runs fine.
> If your build doesn't work that doesn't sound like a successful build to
> me!
>> I'll try the hints from
>> (
>> and maybe to migrate my project to VS2017 and test it again.
>> If I understand correctly starting from 1.4.6 you will have officiant MSVC
>> support? What is a approximate date for this release?
> 1.4.6 should be out this month.
> Cheers,
>      Olly

Dr. Kalantaryan Davit
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