[ntp:questions] NTP compiled with Visual Studio 2010 doesn't run on Windows 2000

Terje Mathisen "terje.mathisen at tmsw.no" at ntp.org
Tue Oct 23 08:17:09 UTC 2012

David Taylor wrote:
> Just for your information - NTP compiled with Microsoft Visual Studio
> 2010 doesn't run on Windows 2000.  This is a known issue with VS 2010.
> However, for those of you using Dave Hart's binaries, those /do/ run
> correctly on Windows 2000.  Perhaps he's using an earlier Visual Studio?
>   It seems that Windows XP, SP2 is actually the minimum version Windows
> required for VS2010 executables.
>    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2005279

I'm still using VS2008, I can compile up a few more releases if that 
would be helpful for any remaining W2K users.

- <Terje.Mathisen at tmsw.no>
"almost all programming can be viewed as an exercise in caching"

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