Intermittent Errors Occurring When Building under Visual Studio*


Reference Number : DPD200141726


Version : 11.1 and earlier


Product : Intel® Visual Fortran Compiler Professional Edition for Windows*


Operating System : Microsoft Windows XP*, Microsoft Windows Vista*


Problem Description : Intermittent Errors were observed when building multi-project solutions under Visual Studio* on multi-core systems.  Examples of errors reported:

           catastrophic error: Unable to read 'filename'
           error #5102: Cannot open include file 'filename'
           Microsoft Visual Studio has encountered a problem and needs to close

All files flagged by the errors were present and accessible.  Errors occurred on both Windows XP* and Vista* and on Visual Studio 2005* and 2008*.  Errors were not observed on single core systems.  Given the above information it was concluded that this was a parallel build issue.  Visual Studio* will by default set the maximum number project builds to be performed in parallel to the number of cores on the system on which it was installed.  Setting tools>Options...>Project and Solutions>Build and Run>maximum number of project builds to 1 eliminates the build errors.  It should also be noted that the errors only occur when devenv is invoked from the command line.  Build errors do not occur when building under the IDE.

Resolution Status :  This issue has been fixed in Intel® Visual Fortran Compiler Professional Edition for Windows* version 11.1 Update 5 (w_cprof_p_11.1.060).



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