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when i compile my program in visual C++ 6.0
the message chatdlg.obj : error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol __imp__gethostbyname@4 occur.
how i solve it
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by:jasonclarke
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Assuming you are using VC++, you need to add ws2_32.lib to the list of libraries used in the link settings of your program (Project->Settings, then select the link tab, and then add the library name to the list of libraries.)
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by:nietod
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>> Assuming you are using VC++
He is.

Jason, that seems like an answer...
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Se above comment.


> that seems like an answer...
I suppose so, I have taken to not answering anything recently, to allow so as not to cut off the question.  

But recently some wrong or incomplete answers seem to be being accepted just because they are the answer, which is kind of frustrating when you put in a lot of work, as you of all people must know...
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>> But recently some wrong or incomplete
>> answers seem to be being accepted just
>> because they are the answer

Yeah, that's a new trend.  It started about 3 years ago.  :-)
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thank you very much to jasonclarke's for the answer
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