winebrowser: Interpret the DDE data as CHAR or WCHAR just like the shell32 dde_connect helper sends it

Hans Leidekker hans at
Fri Dec 5 07:49:52 CST 2008

On Friday 05 December 2008 14:05:08 Paul Chitescu wrote:

> Shell32 sends either 8 bit or 16 bit strings in XTYP_EXECUTE depending on the 
> highest bit of "operating system version" - ASCII based or Unicode based. 
> When the data is used in winebrowser it must be interpreted the same.

The impression I get from reading MSDN is that the character set depends
on whether the client called DdeInitializeA or DdeInitializeW, and it can
be overridden too by setting iCodePage in the CONVCONTEXT structure.


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