From: (Jan Ehrhardt)
Date:  26 Apr 2017 22:00:04 Hong Kong Time

Re: [INTERNALS-WIN] Re: VC15 or VS2017?

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Hi Anatol,

Anatol Belski in (Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:40:28 +0000):
>When I look at paths like this
>C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio\2017\Enterprise\VC\Redist\MSVC\14.10.25008\x64\Microsoft.VC150.CRT
>so it appears it still calls CRT vc15. It might be mistake or not, vcXX
>is what we use for the shortcuts and the name is what one sees
>explicitly here. 14.10 is the toolset version, 1910 is compiler
>version, etc. We always refer to the runtime version.

Wow, you have to dive really deep to find a reference to VC15(0). Inside
that dir there are *140.dll's with a file version 14.10.25008.0.

I can imagine you do not want to change the terminology, but Microsoft
does not make it easy by introducing a toolset that does not match the