Licensing and technical issues with a Wine package that includes
the Mozilla ActiveX Control
jack at itma.pwr.wroc.pl
Sun Nov 20 14:35:26 CST 2005
Scott Ritchie wrote:
>Now, the Mozilla ActiveX control is freely licensed, and we can
>redistribute it however we please. Unfortunately, to make it work in
>Wine we also need to use the dlls for the Microsoft Foundation Classes
>that it's written in such as msvcp70.dll, as Wine does not currently
Probably the best solution is to patch Mozilla AvctiveX Control
to not use msvcp70.dll. It shouldn't be too hard.
A further plan is to not use Mozilla ActiveX Control, what means
implementing shdocvw.dll on top on MSHTML that currently
uses raw Gecko.
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