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Workaround apparent bug in VS 2017.3 link #40
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This is very weird - I can't see any in the VS 2017.3 release notes to suggest this change to the linker, but the error reported in #39 can be triggered by empty files, so I tried writing a single byte and the problem disappears!
I believe that the only reason that the implib is specified is so that flexlink can delete the .lib and .exp file cleanly, there are three other solutions:
temp_fileand generate the .lib name from that (the linker doesn't seem to care about the .exp file existing)
But I stopped at this solution, as it worked!