jakob at vmlinux.org
Thu Aug 30 11:41:01 CDT 2007
Roderick Colenbrander wrote:
> I think the incompatibilities you mean are for instance that in case of Mono
> you can mix Windows.Forms with win32 calls. If you don't like the behavior of
> something you can call a standard gdi32/user32 function and change some
Yes! Thank you, I didn't know 100% what I was talking about.
> Things like that work because I think the .NET version of Windows.Forms maps
> to win32 controls. Mono renders everything itself through System.Drawing. I
> don't think a different gdiplus.dll will make any difference for this. To
> allow mixing of Windows.Forms with gdi32 stuff everything needs to be
> rendered using native controls. That's what mono attempted years ago using
> Wine but they had various Wine integration troubles and we didn't come to a
> good solution for it.
And wasn't one of those troubles that there was not gdiplus DLL?
I was hoping an integration was coming closer.
More information about the wine-devel