compiling for 64bit: types and format strings

Michael Stefaniuc mstefani at
Wed Feb 17 12:08:35 CST 2010

On 02/17/2010 05:06 PM, Alexandre Julliard wrote:
> <Joerg-Cyril.Hoehle at>  writes:
>> More specifically, regarding format strings, I'm unsure
>> whether it's actually possible to find %d/%ld formats that work
>> on both systems for all types one comes across (UINT, MMRESULT etc.)
>> What's the receipe?
> All Win32 types are the same across platforms and can be printed without
> issues (except on Mingw but we don't care). Standard C types like size_t
> vary across platforms and should be avoided in traces.
More to Jörg's question the WTB uses Mingw to build the tests and thus 
those warnings should be ignored.


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