Function forwarding in DLL

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Sat May 17 17:34:06 CDT 2003

"Gerhard W. Gruber" <sparhawk at> writes:

> I noticed that some functions from w95inf32 are similarily named and already
> implemented in setupx.dll. For some functions even the arguments are the same.
> So I wanted to try if this works when I simply forward the function to setupx.
> I looked into other spec files on how this is done but when I try to compile
> it then I get a compile error:

You cannot forward to a 16-bit dll. You'll need to explicitly load it
with LoadLibrary16 and call its functions with something like

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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