Error building ThermostatIO back-end SBIO sample code for using Visual Studio
an issue came up when trying to build the C source code and back-end test application for the ThermostatIO sample that is included with Storyboard Designer.
The idea is to run this on the desktop to drive the UI events using the Storyboard IO (SBIO) API.
The problem is that you can't compile the backend example in windows using MS Visual Studio. If you follow the instructions in the readme file it compiles but fails to link and get this error:
Error LNK2019 unresolved external symbol __imp__sprintf referenced in function _gre_io_open ThermostatIO C:\Users\jmnavarrete\storyboard_workspace\ThermostatIO\source_code\libgreio.lib(greio_msmailslot.obj)
The error indicates it seems that the linker can't find a library dependency in the libgreio.lib.
The runtime library being used for this is: