wine and gdi+

Felix Nawothnig felix.nawothnig at
Mon Jun 13 08:15:50 CDT 2005

Andreas Mohr wrote:
> AFAIR there used to be huge bitmap image insecurities in GDI+,
> thus Microsoft offered a tool on Windows Update which could scan
> your system for GDI+ apps that would need to be fixed.
> Maybe just get that tool and say hello to your selection of GDI+ apps...

You mean GDIScan? That tool just checks for unpatched gdiplus.dll's 
shipped with some third-party apps...

Anyway, I found a mozilla build which uses (and ships) GDI+ to render 
SVG and it seems to work just fine:

So yes, native GDI+ works in Wine.


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