Solved

tlink problem in 16bit apps

Posted on 1997-08-30
2
399 Views
Last Modified: 2012-08-14
When I compile a 16-bit apps in Borland C++ 5.0, I got a tlink problem: while doing "Transfering to "tlink.exe @filename.r$p",a dialog popped up with a message
"This component must be run from the Borland C++ IDE".  After I clicked
"OK" to on this dialog, the error message "could not load: tlink.exe"
appears in the BC++ Message window.

Anybody has any idea about it? TIA.
0
Comment
Question by:duong
2 Comments
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
msmits earned 100 total points
ID: 1253833
You should edit the text of this question or add a comment to it yourself, instead of creating a new question. You can still add the other question a comment to this and then delete the other question.

It looks like your installation cannot find the tlink.exe program that is only used to link 16-bit targets. Take a look in the bin directory of the Borland C++ installation. Make sure you install all the 16-bit stuff when installing Borland C++.
For linking 32-bit stuff, either a buildin or the external tlink32.exe is used.
0
 

Author Comment

by:duong
ID: 1253834
Hi,

Thank you for your reply.  The tlink.exe is indeed in BC5/bin dir.  The problem here, I think, is that, the installation process left out some files required to load tlink.exe because the error message was "could not load tlink.exe".  Would it be possible for you to send me all file related to 16-bit tlink in BC5/bin dir?  TIA
0

Featured Post

VMware Disaster Recovery and Data Protection

In this expert guide, you’ll learn about the components of a Modern Data Center. You will use cases for the value-added capabilities of Veeam®, including combining backup and replication for VMware disaster recovery and using replication for data center migration.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

An Outlet in Cocoa is a persistent reference to a GUI control; it connects a property (a variable) to a control.  For example, it is common to create an Outlet for the text field GUI control and change the text that appears in this field via that Ou…
Examines three attack vectors, specifically, the different types of malware used in malicious attacks, web application attacks, and finally, network based attacks.  Concludes by examining the means of securing and protecting critical systems and inf…
The goal of this video is to provide viewers with basic examples to understand opening and writing to files in the C programming language.
The goal of this video is to provide viewers with basic examples to understand and use switch statements in the C programming language.

778 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question