msvc 8 compile instructions

Simon Rutishauser simon.rutishauser at
Sat Jan 15 17:16:31 CET 2005

On Thu, Jan 13, 2005 at 12:08:20PM +0100, Peter Kümmel wrote:
> Here are compile instructions for msvc8.
> ...
> Installing the Platform SDK:
> Download all files (320 MB) from 
> Extract the files as described and run "Setup.exe": Install the "Core SDK".

You don't have to download all the files - it is sufficent to go to and tell it to
install the Core SDK (you have to use IE). So you don't have to fetch
all of the 340 MB. Provided of course you trust Microsoft not to
transfer whatever from your computer to somewhere else ;-)


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