VCLinkerTool.ProgramDatabaseFile Property

Definition

Enables generation of a program database .pdb file.

[System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(51)]
[get: System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(51)]
[set: System.Runtime.InteropServices.DispId(51)]
public string ProgramDatabaseFile { get; set; }
Property Value

A string representing the name of the .pdb file.

Examples

The following example modifies the ProgramDatabaseFile property in the integrated development environment (IDE):

' add reference to Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine  
Imports EnvDTE  
Imports Microsoft.VisualStudio.VCProjectEngine  

Public Module Module1  
    Sub Test()  
        Dim prj As VCProject  
        Dim cfgs, tools As IVCCollection  
        Dim cfg As VCConfiguration  
        Dim tool As VCLinkerTool  
        prj = DTE.Solution.Projects.Item(1).Object  
        cfgs = prj.Configurations  
        cfg = cfgs.Item(1)  
        tool = cfg.Tools("VCLinkerTool")  
        tool.GenerateDebugInformation = True  
        tool.ProgramDatabaseFile = "$(OutDir)/my.pdb"  
    End Sub  
End Module  

Remarks

ProgramDatabaseFile exposes the functionality of the /PDB (Use Program Database) linker option.

Applies to