Visual Studio Link Error - Unresolved External Symbol _sqlcxt sqlcxt - When Compiling a Pro*C Application (Doc ID 1223643.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2017

Applies to:

Precompilers - Version 10.1.0.2 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
***Checked for relevance on 13th Apr 2017***

Symptoms

You have successfully pre-compiled your Pro*C application.  When you go to compile the .c file in Visual Studio you receive one of the following errors or a similar error:

VS.NET 2002/2003

error LNK2001: unresolved external symbol "void __cdecl sqlcxt(void * *,unsigned int *,struct sqlexd *,struct sqlcxp const *)" (?sqlcxt@@$$J0YAXPAPAXPAIPAUsqlexd@@PBUsqlcxp@@@Z)


VS.NET 2005/2008/2010

error LNK2019: unresolved external symbol _sqlcxt referenced in function _main

Cause

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