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Author h-vetinari
Recipients h-vetinari, paul.moore, steve.dower, terry.reedy, tim.golden, zach.ware
Date 2021-01-29.10:15:05
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Hey Terry

I had asked about this on discuss (, and Steve provided some very valuable input.

In particular, building with the newer VS (that supports C11) should stay ABI-compatible with everything that has been built on Visual Studio 2015, 2017 and 2019:
> This is different from all previous Visual C++ versions, as they each had their own distinct runtime files, not shared with other versions.

(from, due to the way the (now-)universal runtime is designed.

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