Windows 7 won't load my custom plugin

Daniel Atallah daniel.atallah at
Mon Sep 13 13:36:38 EDT 2010

On Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 13:22, Michael Cronenworth <mike at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I've built a basic Pidgin 2.7.3 GUI plugin that works well under Linux
> (Fedora 13 x86_64) as well as Windows XP SP3 32-bit. However, when I try to
> use my plugin under Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit) the plugin is not loaded.
> The debug window output after opening the plugins window is the following:
> (12:14:48) plugins: C:\Program Files (x86)\Pidgin\plugins\gone.dll is not
> loadable: `C:\Program Files (x86)\Pidgin\plugins\gone.dll': %1 is not a
> valid Win32 application.
> I've tried building the DLL under both a real MinGW environment in Windows
> XP and my Fedora MinGW environment. Both DLLs work great under Windows XP,
> but both fail with the same message in Windows 7.
> Any ideas?

Not offhand.

Where is your source?


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