CL Command-Line Error D2016

Message Text

'/option1' and '/option2' command-line options are incompatible

This error message is written to whatever file or device was given to CL as standard error. It is therefore not subject to simple redirection from the Command Prompt, e.g., for capture to a file.

Documentation Status

The product documentation for this error is demonstrably long, long out of date, lending credibility to the notion of a systemic disregard at Microsoft for maintaining the documentation while the product evolves.