tips needed for implementing the common control ICC_STANDARD_CLASSES

michael at michael at
Sat Aug 28 21:17:24 CDT 2004

On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 12:53:36PM -0400, James Hawkins wrote:
> I'm reading through msdn some more and they say ICC_STANDARD_CLASSES should
> "Load one of the intrinsic User32 control classes. The user controls
> include button, edit, static, listbox, combobox, and scrollbar."
> If I'm remembering, those controls are already implemented in
> wine/controls.  Maybe ICC_STANDARD_CLASSES just loads one/several of
> these controls for the user.  I'm really not sure though, and I'm sure

This is all just speculation, but maybe it's possible that Kazaa uses a
non-standard control in it's code?  That wouldn't surprise me,
especially when one considers the complex peer-to-peer concepts behind
how it works.

> someone on wine-devel knows a lot more about this than me.

ditto, probably.

> On Fri, 27 Aug 2004 12:48:03 -0400, James Hawkins <truiken at> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> >     I've had a lot of people ask me about how well kazaa lite runs in
> > wine, so I will be working on getting it to work.  The install file is
> > called klitekpp243e.exe, and the setup works great.  (NOTE: im trying
> > to get the app to work without having to use any native dlls) After

By without native dlls, are you referring to without all standard
windows dlls, (meaning you can use the dlls supplied with kazaa lite) or
without all dlls, period, end of story?  The former should be easier,

> > the installation of klite, a program called KLConfigWizard.exe is run.
> >  It's a dialog box with some text initially, then when you click the
> > next button, the user encounters a fatal error and we're sent to the
> > debugger.  The error is:
> > 
> > fixme:commctrl:InitCommonControlsEx Unknown class! dwICC=0x4000
> > 
> >     The unknown class is one of the two control classes left to be
> > implemented in commctrl: ICC_STANDARD_CLASSES.  I would like to
> > implement this class, but I have no idea where to start.  I've
> > searched msdn for ICC_STANDARD_CLASSES, but it only turned up a link
> > to the INITCOMMONCONTROLSEX structure.  If anyone has any ideas or
> > hints that they can give me, I would really appreciate it.  Thanks for
> > your time.
> > 
> > --
> > James Hawkins
> > 
> -- 
> James Hawkins

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