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Re: [bagder/curl] 0e66d5: vc: remove explicit MSVC6 IDE project file and doc...

From: Yang Tse <>
Date: Thu, 7 Feb 2013 17:33:55 +0100

On Thu, Feb 7, 2013, Daniel Stenberg wrote:

> Okay. I grepped around for references to vc6curl.dsw in files but I found
> none. I'm listening and if you really think it should be left where it was
> then I'll revert. Also, it wouldn't mean that we drop support for building
> with that environment.


> This would be in the same spirit I removed the emacs files. They're
> virtually unused and only linger there in the root dir year in and year out
> and aren't ever used. I don't mind keeping files for ancient build systems
> but I rather not have them in the root dir.

We certainly know someone is using'em when we listen them crying when removed.

> Yes, but no users I ever read comments from do their MSVC development based
> on this file. They typically either use makefiles or they just manually
> import all the source files into their project.

Maybe because it works and does what it is intended to do?

> But okay, if you use it I'll reinstate it.

Thanks again

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