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/NOASSEMBLY (Create a MSIL Module)
The /NOASSEMBLY option tells the linker to create an image for the current output file without a .NET Framework assembly. An MSIL output file without an assembly manifest is called a module.
By default, an assembly is created. You can also use thecompiler option to create a module.
Other linker options that affect assembly generation are:
To set this linker option in the Visual Studio development environment
Open the project's Property Pages dialog box. For details, see Setting Visual C++ Project Properties.
Click the Linker folder.
Click the Advanced property page.
Modify the Turn Off Assembly Generation property.
To set this linker option programmatically