Windows 7 won't load my custom plugin

Michael Cronenworth mike at
Mon Sep 13 14:56:29 EDT 2010

Daniel Atallah on 09/13/2010 01:50 PM wrote:
> It works fine for me.

Compiling isn't the issue. Runtime is the issue. Do you have a Windows 7 
PC? Loaded it in Pidgin? See it in your Plugins list?

> I put "main.c" into $PIDGIN_SRC_ROOT/pidgin/plugins, renamed it to
> "gone.c", then ran `make -f Makefile.mingw gone.dll`
> How are you compiling it?

Exactly how you just did it. I'm using the Pidgin 2.7.3 sources. All 
Pidgin installs are 2.7.3.

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