I'm building a Perl extension (dll in Windows XP) using
This dll needs to link with other libraries that were built in static
My perl configuration states dynamic libraries (-MD) which causes
MakeMaker to pull a dynamic C library (msvcrtd.dll).
The other libraries are using the static C library (libcmtd.lib)
These dynamic and static C libraries collide giving link errors.
Is there a way to force perl to compile with (-MTd) albeit its
I tried reinstalling Perl (ActiveState perl v5.8.8 built for MSWin32-
x86-multi-thread) but didn't see an option to control the
Also, my platform supports both dynamic (-MD) and static (-MTd)
builds. Does this mean that I have to maintain two versions of Perl?