Problem with InstallShield (Was Re: [Bug 629] Changed - Problem with InstallShield: ole:CoTreatAsClass(stub), ole:CoGetClassObject)

Marcus Meissner marcus at
Mon May 6 13:38:41 CDT 2002

On Mon, May 06, 2002 at 09:37:02PM +0200, Uwe Bonnes wrote:
> >>>>> "Ove" == Ove Kaaven <ovehk at> writes:
>     Ove> Oh, well, it's a known problem. It's not easily fixable in the
>     Ove> official Wine tree without, say, half a man-year of work. There's
>     Ove> an ugly hack (an one-liner) to make it work (in conjunction with a
>     Ove> stdole32.tlb file from real Windows), but since Alexandre never yet
>     Ove> applied this hack to the official Wine (though it might be in
>     Ove> CodeWeavers Crossover), I presume he never will before there's a
>     Ove> "real" solution (which will take man-months of work, and writing an
>     Ove> IDL compiler to let us generate our own .tlb file instead of using
>     Ove> the native one, maybe another month or two).
> Could you please republish that hack?

I have sent my version of it to Alexandre already.

Ciao, M

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