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Is it possible, in VB.NET 2003 Standard, to link referenced DLLs statically,
so I only have to distribute a single executable?

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Jeff S.
Nov 21 '05 #1
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"Jeff Stewart" <ja*@micronovat ech.com> wrote
Is it possible, in VB.NET 2003 Standard, to link referenced DLLs statically,
so I only have to distribute a single executable?


No, and its not planned for 2005 either.

LFS
Nov 21 '05 #2
:-)
Is it possible, in VB.NET 2003 Standard, to link referenced DLLs
statically,
so I only have to distribute a single executable?


No, and its not planned for 2005 either.

LFS

Nov 21 '05 #3
"Jeff Stewart" <ja*@micronovat ech.com> schrieb:
Is it possible, in VB.NET 2003 Standard, to link referenced
DLLs statically, so I only have to distribute a single executable?


All you can do is linking class libraries into the EXE files using tools
like ILMerge or ILLink, but this makes sense only in rare cases, and the
application will still rely on the .NET Framework.

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Herfried K. Wagner [MVP]
<URL:http://dotnet.mvps.org/>
Nov 21 '05 #4

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