FIX: Error message when you perform a Windows Embedded Compact 7 build: "Fatal error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'sid.h': No such file or directory"

Symptoms

When you run the build -c command to perform a clean build within the WinCE\private\winceos\COREOS\device\ directory of Windows Embedded Compact 7, the operation fails. Additionally, you receive an error message that resembles the following:

Build errors: private\winceos\coreos\device\devcore\devapi.c(17) : fatal error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'sid.h': No such file or directory

Cause

This problem occurs because the sid.h header file is missing.

Resolution

Software update information

A supported software update is now available from Microsoft as Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update November 2011. In the "File information" section, the package file name contains the processor type.

Note This Windows Embedded Compact 7 Monthly Update is available for download from the following Microsoft Download Center website:

Windows Embedded Compact 7 Updates

Prerequisites

This update is supported only if all previously issued updates for this product have also been installed.

Restart requirement

After you apply this update, you must perform a clean build of the whole platform. To do this, use one of the following methods:

  • On the Build menu, click Clean Solution, and then click Build Solution.

  • On the Build menu, click Rebuild Solution.

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this software update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any other updates.

File information

The English version of this software update package 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 item in Control Panel.

Files that are included in this update package

File name

File size

Date

Time

Path

Sid.h

1,193

10-Nov-2011

02:27

Public\Common\Oak\Inc

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,611,806

10-Nov-2011

01:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Um_ike.lib

3,672,508

10-Nov-2011

01:46

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Checked

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,730,696

10-Nov-2011

01:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Um_ike.lib

4,162,082

10-Nov-2011

01:46

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Debug

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,409,794

10-Nov-2011

01:45

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Um_ike.lib

3,330,032

10-Nov-2011

01:46

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv5\Retail

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,611,736

10-Nov-2011

01:52

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Um_ike.lib

3,672,514

10-Nov-2011

01:53

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Checked

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,729,964

10-Nov-2011

01:52

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Um_ike.lib

4,160,422

10-Nov-2011

01:52

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Debug

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,409,924

10-Nov-2011

01:51

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Um_ike.lib

3,330,050

10-Nov-2011

01:52

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv6\Retail

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,603,908

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Um_ike.lib

3,662,444

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Checked

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,725,046

10-Nov-2011

01:58

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Um_ike.lib

4,152,780

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Debug

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,407,212

10-Nov-2011

01:58

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Um_ike.lib

3,326,772

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Armv7\Retail

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,429,610

10-Nov-2011

02:05

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Um_ike.lib

3,462,548

10-Nov-2011

02:06

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Checked

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,626,428

10-Nov-2011

02:05

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Um_ike.lib

4,040,894

10-Nov-2011

02:06

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Debug

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,304,636

10-Nov-2011

02:04

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Um_ike.lib

3,237,014

10-Nov-2011

02:05

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii\Retail

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,432,558

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Um_ike.lib

3,466,028

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,629,428

10-Nov-2011

02:11

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Um_ike.lib

4,044,400

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,307,316

10-Nov-2011

02:11

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Um_ike.lib

3,240,490

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,305,232

10-Nov-2011

02:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked

Um_ike.lib

3,170,482

10-Nov-2011

02:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Checked

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,419,182

10-Nov-2011

02:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug

Um_ike.lib

3,432,576

10-Nov-2011

02:20

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Debug

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,216,054

10-Nov-2011

02:17

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail

Um_ike.lib

2,997,832

10-Nov-2011

02:19

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\Sh4\Retail

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,227,942

10-Nov-2011

02:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Um_ike.lib

3,086,288

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Checked

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,250,988

10-Nov-2011

02:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Um_ike.lib

3,271,572

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Debug

Um_bfe_svc.lib

4,074,842

10-Nov-2011

02:25

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Um_ike.lib

2,844,024

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Common\Oak\Lib\X86\Retail

Bfe.dll

561,152

10-Nov-2011

01:45

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv5\Checked

Bfe.dll

811,008

10-Nov-2011

01:45

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv5\Debug

Bfe.dll

315,392

10-Nov-2011

01:45

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv5\Retail

Bfe.dll

561,152

10-Nov-2011

01:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv6\Checked

Bfe.dll

811,008

10-Nov-2011

01:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv6\Debug

Bfe.dll

315,392

10-Nov-2011

01:52

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv6\Retail

Bfe.dll

552,960

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Bfe.dll

802,816

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug

Bfe.dll

315,392

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Bfe.dll

696,320

10-Nov-2011

02:05

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Checked

Bfe.dll

933,888

10-Nov-2011

02:05

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug

Bfe.dll

397,312

10-Nov-2011

02:05

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail

Bfe.dll

696,320

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Bfe.dll

929,792

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Bfe.dll

393,216

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Bfe.dll

503,808

10-Nov-2011

02:19

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Sh4\Checked

Bfe.dll

659,456

10-Nov-2011

02:19

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Sh4\Debug

Bfe.dll

303,104

10-Nov-2011

02:19

Public\Common\Oak\Target\Sh4\Retail

Bfe.dll

430,080

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Bfe.dll

577,536

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Bfe.dll

245,760

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Common\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

Dmsapi.dll

159,744

10-Nov-2011

01:46

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv5\Checked

Dmsapi.dll

315,392

10-Nov-2011

01:46

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv5\Debug

Dmsapi.dll

147,456

10-Nov-2011

01:46

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv5\Retail

Dmsapi.dll

159,744

10-Nov-2011

01:53

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv6\Checked

Dmsapi.dll

315,392

10-Nov-2011

01:53

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv6\Debug

Dmsapi.dll

147,456

10-Nov-2011

01:53

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv6\Retail

Dmsapi.dll

159,744

10-Nov-2011

02:00

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv7\Checked

Dmsapi.dll

315,392

10-Nov-2011

02:00

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv7\Debug

Dmsapi.dll

147,456

10-Nov-2011

01:59

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Armv7\Retail

Dmsapi.dll

204,800

10-Nov-2011

02:06

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Checked

Dmsapi.dll

356,352

10-Nov-2011

02:06

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Debug

Dmsapi.dll

192,512

10-Nov-2011

02:06

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Mipsii\Retail

Dmsapi.dll

204,800

10-Nov-2011

02:13

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Checked

Dmsapi.dll

356,352

10-Nov-2011

02:13

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Debug

Dmsapi.dll

192,512

10-Nov-2011

02:12

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Mipsii_fp\Retail

Dmsapi.dll

143,360

10-Nov-2011

02:20

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Sh4\Checked

Dmsapi.dll

278,528

10-Nov-2011

02:20

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Sh4\Debug

Dmsapi.dll

135,168

10-Nov-2011

02:20

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\Sh4\Retail

Dmsapi.dll

122,880

10-Nov-2011

02:27

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\X86\Checked

Dmsapi.dll

237,568

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\X86\Debug

Dmsapi.dll

110,592

10-Nov-2011

02:26

Public\Ossvcs\Oak\Target\X86\Retail

References

For more information about the Windows Embedded Compact build tool, visit the following Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN) website:

Build Tool (Build.exe) (Windows Embedded Compact 7)For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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