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Hi,

Just recently (last day or two) my link times (a mixed mode VC++ project)
have gone up a lot. It was previously taking a minute or 2, but is now
closer to 10, and I don't think I've added anything to cause it. Watching
task manager I'm seeing that link.exe is taking very little processor time
(between 0 and 6%, but mostly hovering between 0 and 3%) and gradually
consuming memory. This happens while "Linking... " is displayed. After this,
I get a "LINK : warning LNK4075: ignoring '/EDITANDCONTINUE ' due to
'/INCREMENTAL:NO' specification" warning, which I've always had, and then
link.exe's processor usage jumps to 95%, though this stage seems to take
longer than it used to. Does anyone know of any possible causes of this? 10
minute link times are ridiculous on a 2.5 GHz machine, even if the (single)
project is fairly big.

Steve
Nov 17 '05 #1
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