I am working on some code in c++ with numerical methods to build 3D visualization. I came across this horrible error today:
cl : Command line error D8003 : missing source filename
Frankly, I was used to see such error at the end of '90. It doesn't say much, does it ?
One who is not familiar with c++ projects may spend some time trying to resolve it.
Solution to D8003 error
- What I have found was double quote into the preprocessor definitions so it would pay to check your project files carefully.
- Single backslash was in configuration file vcxproj:
which was transformed by VS to wrong compile call , and as you may guess it wasn't call with two backslashes. To fix this I added one backslash and left like that: