Fun with VB6. Crashes in OLE gunk...

Dan Kegel dank at
Mon Jan 30 22:27:48 CST 2006

I finally broke down and bought a copy of VB6 Pro.
To install it, I had to pick "win98" mode in winecfg,
and ignore a few errors.

While playing around with it, running a test app, I got Wine
to crash on a COM problem of some sort.   In several ways.
Here's one:

partially implemented.
partially implemented.
fixme:ole:OLEFontImpl_IPersistStreamInit_InitNew (0x7cb055bc), stub!
err:ole:ITypeInfo_fnInvoke failed to convert param 0 to
fixme:ole:OLEPictureImpl_get_hPal unimplemented for type 3. Returning 0 palette.
fixme:ole:OLEPictureImpl_get_hPal unimplemented for type 3. Returning 0 palette.
fixme:ole:OLEPictureImpl_Render Not quite correct implementation of
rendering icons...
fixme:ole:MSFT_ReadValue BSTR length = -1?
fixme:ole:MSFT_ReadValue BSTR length = -1?
fixme:ole:ITypeLib2_fnGetDocumentation2 (0x7baa2fb0) index -1 lcid 0
half implemented stub!
fixme:typelib2:ICreateTypeLib2_fnSetHelpContext (0x7bac0ee8,280000), stub!
fixme:ole:ITypeInfo_fnRelease destroy child objects
fixme:font:WineEngCreateFontInstance Untranslated charset 255
fixme:ole:DllDebugObjectRPCHook stub
wine: Unhandled page fault on read access to 0x00000000 at address
0x7f700844 (thread 0009), starting debugger...
WineDbg starting on pid 0x8
Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x00000000 in 32-bit
code (0x7f700844).
In 32 bit mode.
Register dump:
 CS:0073 SS:007b DS:007b ES:007b FS:003b GS:0033
 EIP:7f700844 ESP:7fb1f5bc EBP:7fb1f5d4 EFLAGS:00210202(   - 00      - -RI1)
 EAX:00000000 EBX:7f751784 ECX:00000000 EDX:7baeb278
 ESI:7baeb268 EDI:00000000
Stack dump:
0x00000000:  00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000
0x00000010:  00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000
0x00000020:  00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000
0x00000030:  00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000
0x00000040:  00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000
0x00000050:  00000000 00000000 00000000 00000000
=>1 0x7f700844 OLEFontImpl_put_Name+0x64(iface=0x7baeb268, name=0x0)
[/home/dank/wine/dlls/oleaut32/../../include/winbase.h:2069] in
oleaut32 (0x7f700844)
  2 0x7f702a99 OLEFontImpl_IPersistPropertyBag_Load(iface=0x7baeb278,
pPropBag=0x7e7d4924, pErrorLog=0x0)
[/home/dank/wine/dlls/oleaut32/olefont.c:1922] in oleaut32
err:dbghelp:pe_load_dbg_file -Unable to peruse .DBG file VB6.dbg ("VB6.dbg")
  3 0x0044c9e2 in vb6 (+0x4c9e2) (0x0044c9e2)
  4 0x004106f9 in vb6 (+0x106f9) (0x004106f9)

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