I followed the instructions for MinGW (using make, not involving dev-c++
during the install process). I tried again and it worked so I am not sure
what I did wrong the first time, thanks though.
From: Warren Young [mailto:mysqlpp@stripped]
Sent: Tuesday, 23 October 2007 8:47 AM
To: MySQL++ Mailing List
Subject: Re: myqlpp.dll is not a valid windows image installation problems
JJ Harrison wrote:
> "The application or DLL C:\Dev-Cpp\Bin\mysqlpp.dll is not a valid Windows
> image. Please check this against your installation diskette."
I'm assuming you actually built that DLL yourself, as opposed to copying
it from somewhere? If so, since MySQL++ has been known to build with
MinGW -- search the archives -- there may be something wrong with your
Also, try removing Dev-Cpp from the equation: build it from the command
line with just the MinGW tools.
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