[vlc-devel] [PATCH]Fixes for mozilla and activex plugins- ticket #2062

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Wed Oct 29 19:46:02 CET 2008

Le mercredi 29 octobre 2008 20:31:55 Geoffroy Couprie, vous avez écrit :
> I need _Win32_WINNT >= 0x502 because SetDllDirectory was introduced
> with XP SP1. I had to add winbase.h and the #define before everything
> in the mozilla plugin because the mozilla sdk headers define
> _WIN32_WINNT to 0x400 (something like NT 4?). This was tested by
> replacing the axvlc.dll and npvlc.dll from 9.4 (plugins not working)
> by axvlc.dll and npvlc.dll from the 0.9-bugfix with these patches (and
> it works).
> Please review ;)

If I understand MSDN right, the DLL directory is an application, meaning 
process, setting. In that case, it does not sound right that browser plugins  
would touch it - or do they run in their own process?

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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