[gdal-dev] compile error on windows

Jeff McKenna jmckenna at gatewaygeomatics.com
Tue May 3 11:21:14 PDT 2016

On 2016-05-03 3:11 PM, Even Rouault wrote:
> Le mardi 03 mai 2016 19:57:45, Jeff McKenna a écrit :
>> I'm also very ok with changing the default to set
>> H5_BUILT_AS_DYNAMIC_LIB only - I'll just edit the makefile before
>> building.  Not an issue for me.
> I'm not keen to modify things without a clear understanding of what is
> required in which context.

Well if I go back and build the dynamic HDf5 lib, and then set 
H5_BUILT_AS_DYNAMIC_LIB, then of course my resulting gdal.dll is smaller 
in size, which I could live with.  So making this the default setting 
'going forward' in GDAL makes sense.


Jeff McKenna
MapServer Consulting and Training Services

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