[Botan-devel] LibraryInitializer problem in Win32
yshpilsk at stevens.edu
Sat Oct 20 10:31:33 EDT 2007
Thanks again to Jack Lloyd for providing a working patch for the Sun
The application I was working on executes perfectly on Solaris and
Linux using SUNWspro and g++, respectively. Now that I am porting it to
Windows, however, I am having problems executing the same Botan code.
I compiled the Windows version using Visual C++ 8, and the build had no
issues. The program seems to execute exactly in the same way as it did
in the POSIX platforms, but as soon as it reaches the Botan library
initializer, I receive a strange message during runtime:
This application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an
Please contact the application's support team for more information.
I have noted that this occurs on the line:
I have also tried Botan::LibraryInitializer init; and have had the same
Has anyone experienced this issue before when using Visual C++? I have
looked around for causes of this, and this message seems to be a known
occurrence when using various versions of Visual C++.
I have tried the several solutions I have found that others have noted
including uninstalling Google Toolbar and applying the appropriate
Microsoft hotfix (support.microsoft.com/kb/884538).
Nothing seems to be changing.
I'm sure it's something simple, or maybe something that I overlooked,
but if I can't fix this issue I may have to resort to an unsupported
compiler and try my luck.
Any help is appreciated.
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