Problems compiling LO with Visual Studio 2008

Thomas Arnhold thomas-libo at
Thu Oct 31 19:40:48 CET 2013

Hi Pavel,

about the SHARDAPPINFO: I run into this, too. See the attached patch, 
I'll commit this soon.


On 31.10.2013 19:36, Pavel Laštovička wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am trying to compile LO 4.1.3 on my machine with Windows XP and Visual
> Studio 2008 and I have run into some problems.
> Is Visual Studio 2008 still supported? Or should I try to get a newer
> version?
> First problem was that build did not start at all with error in
> external/ I think it was failing on MSVC_DLL_PATH
> being empty.
> I tried to set it to a bogus path to make build start.
> Later I got error about undefined SHARDAPPIDINFO structure. On the net I
> found MSDN mentioning the structure is available from Windows 7 up.
> Thanks

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