[Mesa-dev] [PATCH] include, auxiliary: Remove support for MSVC older then 2008.

Jose Fonseca jfonseca at vmware.com
Thu Feb 26 08:57:33 PST 2015

On 26/02/15 15:27, Emil Velikov wrote:
> On 26/02/15 12:09, Jose Fonseca wrote:
>> MSVC 2008 (shipped with Windows SDK 7.0.7600) is the oldest we
>> need to support.  At least on llvmpipe, gallium/auxiliary, and util
>> modules.  For the remaining modules (particular all OpenGL specific
>> code) can be built with MSVC 2013.
> Does that mean that we can note MSVC 2008, as a bare-minimum, and 2013
> as (highly) recommended in install.html/README.WIN32/scons/gallium.py ?

Good idea.

I'll update the docs in a follow change then.

I looked into it, but there's no convenient way of checking MSVC version 
with scons. Anyway, c99_compat.h is included pretty much everywhere so 
that error message will popup as quickly as a configure check.

> Fwiw
> Reviewed-by: Emil Velikov <emil.l.velikov at gmail.com>
> Thanks for the nice cleanup Jose.
> -Emil

Thanks for the reviews.

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