This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Microsoft VC++ 6.0 has vcvars32.bat. This file sets the environment. If that's not there, u need to set path for the cl.exe in visual studion installation directory inside vc\bin. Other path needed is - path for one dll not sure about the name whcih is in visualstudio\common.