Windows module

This module provides functionality used to build applications for Windows.



Compiles Windows rc files specified in the positional arguments. Returns an opaque object that you put in the list of sources for the target you want to have the resources in. This method has the following keyword argument.

  • args lists extra arguments to pass to the resource compiler
  • depend_files lists resource files that the resource script depends on (e.g. bitmap, cursor, font, html, icon, message table, binary data or manifest files referenced by the resource script) (since 0.47.0)
  • depends lists target(s) that this target depends on, even though it does not take them as an argument (e.g. as above, but generated) (since 0.47.0)
  • include_directories lists directories to be both searched by the resource compiler for referenced resource files, and added to the preprocessor include search path.

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