commctrl: dialog theming

Vitaliy Margolen wine-devel at
Thu Aug 18 10:34:17 CDT 2005

Thursday, August 18, 2005, 12:10:39 AM, Mike McCormack wrote:
> 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?

> You shouldn't need to use the native comctl32 any longer.  Please update 
> your dll overrides to "comctl32" = "builtin".

> Wine's comctl32 implementation is almost complete.  If there's bugs with 
> the builtin comctl32 then please help us by reporting them rather than 
> sweeping the problem under the carpet and using the native dll.

To fuel this fire a little bit, I should mention that ATM all themed controls
are broken with all Delphi and possible some other programs.

So having an option to use native comctl32 is not such a bad idea.


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