How does Pidgin and GTK work on Windows
daniel.atallah at gmail.com
Tue Jun 17 15:13:52 EDT 2008
2008/6/17 Billy Schoenberg <wasbridge at gmail.com>:
> I have used Pidgin for the past couple of years, and I finally started doing
> my own development work with GTK. I have a question for you all, how is it
> that you get Pidgin to find the GTK runtime on windows. I have written my
> own app based on GTK (Open Dialect http://dialect.openmodeling.net) and I am
> having a ton of trouble with getting my app to find GTK on windows (it works
> sometimes, sometimes it doesn't). What is your secret? If you need more
> info do not be afraid to ask, I am sorry to bother you all, but I know your
> stuff works great, and I have kind of run out of places to turn.
We use a launcher executable that takes care of figuring out where
GTK+ is and fixing the path before it loads a dll containing all of
the GTK+ dependant stuff.
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