[cvsnt] Re: Conrtol Panel will not open
Luigi D. Sandon
cp at sandon.it
Fri Oct 7 10:59:10 BST 2005
> I saw a previous post about iconv.dll and using FileMon to track dll's.
The post was mine, actually... :-)
> (disproving that the application run dir is searched first). The iconv.dll
Right. But a control panel applet is a DLL run through rundll32.exe that
happens to be in system32. Therefore the application run dir is system32.
> non-compatible with CVS. Removing it immediately solved the problem with the
It looks like CVSNT uses a newer version, and because GNU didn't care
about a little versioning of the DLL name it will cause a lot of
headaches, being used by a lot of open source software.
> PHP seems to run ok still (I probably removed some obscure functionality
AFAIK iconv.dll is used for character set conversions. If PHP can't use
the newer dll, some functionalities may be broken.
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