gecko and native msvcrt

Eric Pouech eric.pouech at
Fri Apr 29 16:58:35 CDT 2011

Le 29/04/2011 23:07, Dan Kegel a écrit :
> While testing a game with current gecko, I saw the error
> wine: Call from 0x7bc4ad90 to unimplemented function msvcrt.dll._snwprintf_s,
> aborting
> The game needed a native msvcrt, so I had installed one with winetricks,
> and it didn't export that function.
> So it seems that new gecko is incompatible with old msvcrt,
> and using native msvcrt as a workaround for bugs in wine's
> version is going to be harder than it used to be.
> Time to fix more of them msvcrt bugs, I guess...
> And/or find a more up to date msvcrt.dll for winetricks.
or link gecko against msvcr80 or msvcr90 instead of msvcrt

Eric Pouech
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