> -----Original Message-----
> [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Tom Lane
> Sent: 19 June 2004 20:03
> To: Magnus Hagander
> Cc: Bruce Momjian; Laurent Ballester; [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> Subject: Re: [PATCHES] eventlog fix 
> "Magnus Hagander" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> > We require the MS "MC" compiler to build the BIN file (note 
> - this is 
> > not C - this is the "Message Compiler").
> So is this tool readily available?  What does one have to 
> do/buy to lay hands on it?

Download it from
http://www.microsoft.com/msdownload/platformsdk/sdkupdate/ (dunno how
that'll render outside of IE - it's part of an active setup thingy).
It's included with the Windows Platform SDK (which is free).

> > Not requiring it is the reason we'd include the .BIN file 
> in CVS. MC 
> > is only needed to *rebuild* it.
> I'd prefer to avoid having derived files like this in CVS.  
> We do not keep any other derived files in CVS (except 
> configure, which decision seems more and more like a 
> historical artifact).

It's a very large download to get the SDK (180MB) - that's a lot of
bandwidth for one little derived file that will almost certainly never

Regards, Dave.

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