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When you use the incremental linking feature of Link.exe, the link may quit unexpectedly and you may receive an error message similar to the following:
The same project may have previously built successfully in Microsoft Visual C++ 6.0.
LINK : fatal error LNK1105: cannot close file 'Debug\MyApp.exe'
This problem occurs because of a change in the quantity of memory that the linker reserves for incremental linking.
Service pack informationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Visual Studio .NET. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/837234/ )List of bugs that are fixed in Visual Studio .NET 2002 Service Pack 1
Hotfix informationThe English version of this fix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name ------------------------------------------------------ 15-Oct-2002 02:59 7.0.9620.0 643,072 Link.exe
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. This problem was first corrected in Visual Studio .NET 2002 Service Pack 1.
Article ID: 329593 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 3.0
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