Creating a .LIB to work with any run-time lib

Hi,

I have created a small set of C++ routines, which I would like to compile into a C callable .LIB.

When I created the .LIB, I used Multithread DLL Runtime.
I tried to use it with a EXE project using the Debug Single-thread runtime,and received lots of funny link errors about unresolved externals in the run-time libs. I assume its because the .LIB is using DLL calls, and the .EXE .LIB calls.

Is it possible to create a .LIB that can be used in any project using any version of the run-times?

I would like to make the library available on my web site, so it would be nice if only one version of the library is needed for any project.

Thankx  in advance,
Mark.
mark_21Asked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

nietodCommented:
Your will probably be okay if you use the static multi-threaded run-time library, not the dll multithreaded run-time library.  This may result in larger code, but it should work.  
0
fasterCommented:
You must have something else wrong, this is something quite common to do.  I have quite a lot of 3rd party libs, no matter what I choose in my project, the link is OK except that you may have a warning.
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
C++

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.