When writing an application that uses plugins sometimes it's necessary to have the plugin call functions from the application. This is fairly easy to do on pretty much any OS but on Windows it requires the plugin to link to the application. Sometimes explicit linking is unreasonable. One situation where you don't want the plugin … Continue reading Calling Functions in EXE From Plugins in Windows
Introduction Not very long ago my boss walked up to my desk, put a pile of books down beside me and said "Not it". The books were all related to COM programming. The project he gave me was to create a COM wrapper for an existing C library we had developed. Windows is not my … Continue reading Wrapping a C library in COM/ActiveX
Thanks to a Sigil user (Bryan) I now have in hand a copy of Windows 7 Ultimate. Thanks Bryan for sending me a copy of Windows! The plan is to get RC 2 builds out this weekend.