[Gdal-dev] RFC 9: ATL Based COM Interface
mateusz at loskot.net
Mon Dec 4 12:03:35 EST 2006
Frank Warmerdam wrote:
> ivan at ilucena.net wrote:
>> This message is about a RFC proposal that I have prepared and placed at
> Some things I think that should be clarified in the RFC:
I hope you don't mind I'll join this discussion and share some comments:
> 3) What build environments will be supported? Only visual studio? If so,
> what versions?
ATL is usable only with Visual C++ compiler.
It is not possible to build ATL-based stuff with GCC (MinGW) or any
> My understanding is that the C# bindings are accessable from any .net
I believe so too.
> So it seems that the COM interfaces will mainly be of interest to Delphi
> developers - is that right?
There is also possible target client in Web components like ActiveX
controls for Web. Also Visual Basic 6 could use it.
Certainly, .NET and native C/C++ coders can be COM clients as well.
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