[PATCH 3/4] api-ms-win-core-winrt-string: Implement a few HSTRING functions.

Martin Storsjö martin at martin.st
Sun Dec 7 13:56:47 CST 2014

On Sun, 7 Dec 2014, Sebastian Lackner wrote:

> In addition to my previous mail, I am also not really sure if adding 
> these tests and implementation to api-ms-* dlls is a good idea. As you 
> might know on Windows the implementation is slightly different, and the 
> redirection of api-* dlls to their corresponding real DLL is done by a 
> purely virtual table (PEB->ApiSetMap), see 
> http://www.geoffchappell.com/studies/windows/win32/apisetschema/index.htm. 
> The stub dlls are only needed to make compilers happy, but never really 
> used. As far as I know the real implementation on Windows of these 
> string functions (and also the rest of the Ro* api) is in combase.dll.

Ah, thanks for the pointer - I'll move the implementation there, then.

That will probably make the issues that patches 1-2 fixed (in wrc and 
makedep) go away, since the tests will be for a DLL without dashes in the 
name, and with a shorter name, but hopefully they can be picked up anyway.

// Martin

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