working together on stdole.tlb and a end to dcom9x

Jacek Caban jack at
Tue Aug 31 15:32:45 CDT 2004

Filip Navara wrote:

> Jacek Caban wrote:
> [snip]
>> I don't thik it Wine's bug. Applications don't depend on this stuff 
>> and Wine's ref handling is correct.
> Of course that applications depend on this stuff. This is common code:
>   LoadTypeLib("stdole.tlb", &ptlibStdOle);
>   ptlibStdOle->GetTypeInfoOfGuid(IID_IUnknown, &ptinfoIUnknown));
>   ptlibStdOle->GetTypeInfoOfGuid(IID_IDispatch, &ptinfoIDispatch));
>   ptlibStdOle->Release();
> Now with Wine the last Release will cause the typelib object to be 
> destroyed and resulting that any later typeinfo references to typelib 
> are invalid pointers.
I know that. My patch:
fixes this problem (patch is applied).

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