signedness/WINAPI changing question
fgouget at free.fr
Sun Feb 11 04:50:32 CST 2007
On Sat, 10 Feb 2007, Joris Huizer wrote:
> I find some function
> LONG WINAPI AVIStreamSampleToTime(PAVISTREAM
> pstream, LONG lSample)
> (in the avifil32 dll), the second parameter should
> really be an ULONG instead of a LONG. It'd fix the
> signedness problems.
> My question is, is such a change allowed?
No. Our headers must match the PSDK ones otherwise it would cause
trouble for people trying to recompile Windows code with them. Since the
PSDK says the second parameter is a LONG, that's what we have to use
Francois Gouget <fgouget at free.fr> http://fgouget.free.fr/
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