TagLib 1.6 RC1 - Windows Static LIB

Lukáš Lalinský lalinsky at gmail.com
Tue Sep 8 09:08:41 CEST 2009

On Tue, Sep 8, 2009 at 5:57 AM, Tony Pombo<mcp at technologist.com> wrote:
> I currently have several projects on Windows that use TagLib 1.5 as a static library.  I like the convenience of distributing a single executable file.
> However, I understand that TagLib 1.6 doesn't support compiling to a static LIB file on Windows.  I am disappointed to hear this.
> Having to distribute, install, and support another (unnecessary DLL) file should not be required.  I would like to suggest that support for compiling to a static LIB be added to 1.6.
> This feature was available in v1.5, and I see no reason to remove it from v1.6

This feature was not removed in 1.6, it was not supported in 1.5
either. If you can tell me how did you build static library with 1.5
and what doesn't work with 1.6, I can try to fix it.

Lukas Lalinsky
lalinsky at gmail.com

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