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When you build a C++ application in Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003, you may receive the following error message:
This problem occurs if the following conditions are true:
Note You do not receive the error message when you build the application in debug mode.
This problem occurs if you use the "Less than or equal to" (<=) logical operator to compare two values. This logical operator is not optimized to compare two values.
A supported software update is now available from Microsoft, but it is only intended to correct the problem that is described in this article. Only apply it to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This software update may receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next Visual Studio .NET 2003 service pack that contains this software update.
To resolve this problem immediately, contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain the software update. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services telephone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
PrerequisitesMicrosoft Visual Studio .NET 2003
Restart requirementYou do not have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.
Software update replacement informationThis software update does not replace any other software updates.
File informationThe English version of this software update has the file attributes (or later file attributes) 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 ------------------------------------------------------ 25-May-2005 07:23 13.10.5005.0 1,867,776 C2.dll 25-May-2005 07:08 13.10.5005.0 86,016 Cl.exe
To work around this problem, use the "Less than" (<) logical operator to compare two values. For example, do not use the following code:
Instead, use the following code:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/824684/ )Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
Article ID: 900410 - Last Review: October 9, 2011 - Revision: 3.0
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