[Mingw-users] Re: WINVER constant value [WAS: GetConsoleWindow]

Earnie Boyd earnie_boyd@yahoo.com
Fri Sep 6 05:59:00 GMT 2002

Earnie Boyd wrote:
> My guess is that there are more GCC experienced people using MinGW for
> mingw32-gcc than there are MSVC experienced people using MinGW for any
> reason.  A drop in replacement for MSVC, surely isn't the desire.
> Wanting to the package to port to all versions of Win32 is the desire.
          ^^^^^^ s/to the/a
> Using new Win32 API not supported on older versions of the OS isn't the
> way to go about doing that.  Runtime surprises, is not the place to
> discover that the port doesn't work.
                                     ^on prior versions of win32


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