[vlc-devel] [PATCH] win32: do not load wininet.dll on startup, it's not a Known DLL

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Fri Mar 10 14:46:44 CET 2017

On March 10, 2017 3:35:48 PM GMT+02:00, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org> wrote:
>On Fri, 10 Mar 2017, at 14:32, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
>> I can hardly believe that every Windows application will load
>> winmm or whatever other Microsoft DLL only dynamically and only with
>> right flags. Ergo, it seems dubious that Microsoft would actually
>> it.
>Yet, it happens.
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Says you. The known DLLs list is ostensibly a matter of system configuration. So if you follow that logic, you need to DllOpen EVERYTHING sinve you don't really have a fixed list. Which is actually inpossible.

And even if it were true, that does not make it a VLC problem.
Rémi Denis-Courmont

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