1.0 idea - ntdll - add a messagebox for missing dlls

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.org
Thu Apr 24 04:36:56 CDT 2008

"Steven Edwards" <winehacker at gmail.com> writes:

> On Wed, Apr 23, 2008 at 11:14 PM, Dan Kegel <dank at kegel.com> wrote:
>>  Why not?   I thought Explorer was the first thing to start up...
> Your right, I thought it was loaded yet but I guess it does anytime
> user32 is initalized. Looking at the process list after the messagebox
> exits only wineserver, services and winedevice stay resident for a
> while so I thought it had not loaded yet. I'll see if I can rework it
> to send a message to explorer to display the dialog.

You certainly don't want to call through explorer for that, showing a
message box directly is fine. You have to be careful to only do it when
loading the main exe, not for any random dll load; also you have to
properly handle the case of a missing X display.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.org

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