LibXpmWindows, How to compile

Available prebuilt libraries

All prebuilt libraries are available in the php-libs repositories

For PHP suitable sources and up-to-date information see

The filename format is:

where x.y.z defines the version, vcversion which Visual C++ has been used.

Building LibXpm 3.5.7



LibXpm can be compiled using various modes. Only the following list can be used with PHP:

  • “DLL Release”
  • “DLL Debug”
  • “Static Release”
  • “Static Debug”

PHP uses “LIB Release” for the PHP builds.

One of these option has to be used while calling the makefile (VC6 only). VS solution files are given for VC8 and VC9.


Go to the .\windows subdir, choose and compile the appropriate VC solution.

internals/windows/libs/libxmp.txt · Last modified: 2013/02/21 15:31 by ab