Status: New
Labels: Type-Defect Priority-Medium

New issue 160 by gil.levy: Linker errors when the project is statically linked with MFC in VS2008

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1.Create a proto sample and generate and pb.h
2.Create a VS2008 win32 console project, add the above files, add
additional dependencies libprotobuf
3.Build and it compiles and links fine
4.Change the project settings to link statically with MFC ('Use MFC in a
Static Library')

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
Expectd: successful build
Actual: linker errors complaining that basic_string is already defined in
the pb object.
1>msvcprtd.lib(MSVCP90D.dll) : error LNK2005: "public: char const *
__thiscall std::basic_string<char,struct std::char_traits<char>,class
std::allocator<char> >::data(void)const " (?d...@?$basic_string@DU?
$char_tra...@d@std@@v?$alloca...@d@2@@std@@QBEPBDXZ) already defined in

What version of the product are you using? On what operating system?
2009-01-08 version 2.3.0

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