commctrl: dialog theming

Andreas Mohr andi at
Thu Aug 18 00:52:52 CDT 2005


On Wed, Aug 17, 2005 at 06:35:21PM -0400, Evil wrote:
> I'm no longer able to run programs that require the native comctl32 and 
> commctrl DLLs, since updating to today's CVS.  Could it be related to 
> these theme patches?
> It seems that now, if you override comctl32 for any app (or globally), 
> even WineCfg itself will error out with the error.
>    err:thunk:_loadthunk (commctrl.dll, Cctl1632_ThunkData16,
>    comctl32.dll): Unable to load 'commctrl.dll', error 2
>    err:module:LdrInitializeThunk "comctl32.dll" failed to initialize,
>    aborting
>    err:module:LdrInitializeThunk Main exe initialization for
>    L"c:\\windows\\system32\\winecfg.exe" failed, status c0000142
> The native commctrl.dll and comctl32.dll both exist in my windows/system 
> directory - the same versions that always worked before.  Overriding 
> commctrl doesn't have any effect on this error.
Just to verify: are you sure that you're
*either* running both commctrl.dll and comctl32.dll as native
*or* both commctrl.dll and comctl32.dll as builtin?
Otherwise it *will* fail, with a thunk error similar (or equal?) to above.

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