1.0 idea - ntdll - add a messagebox for missing dlls

Steven Edwards winehacker at gmail.com
Tue Apr 29 11:57:34 CDT 2008

On Tue, Apr 29, 2008 at 10:44 AM, Paul Chitescu <paulc at voip.null.ro> wrote:
>  Windows doesn't do that - when my application tries to load a module that
>  links against a missing DLL then LoadLibrary simply fails without showing
>  any message. The "ignore it if LoadLibrary fails" logic is common in many
>  programs that use optional plugins.

Then that would mean my patch is still correct. If LoadLibrary calls
foo.dll which is present but xyz.dll is missing then LoadLibrary is
still going to fail which will not trigger this case.

Steven Edwards

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