LoadLibrary during PROCESS_ATTACH

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.com
Tue Oct 8 23:09:52 CDT 2002

Uwe Bonnes <bon at elektron.ikp.physik.tu-darmstadt.de> writes:

> This seems to happen, because during MODULE_InitDLL of the dll it calls a
> Loadlibrary on itself. As MODULE_InitDLL sets WINE_MODREF_MARKER, and the
> flow of execution in LoadLibrary checks for WINE_MODREF_MARKER before
> incrementing the RefCount, the refcount gets wrong and the application
> unloaded. Forcing the increment of RefCount in MODULE_LoadLibraryExA
> unconditional of WINE_MODREF_MARKER makes the application continue.
> Do we need the check for WINE_MODREF_MARKER in MODULE_LoadLibraryEx?

Yes, this is needed for circular dependencies. But maybe we need to
differentiate an explicit LoadLibrary from the implicit loading of

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.com

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