[ros-dev] New WS2.2 Binary
jidatlah at sandyvalley.net
Mon Oct 31 00:39:02 CET 2005
Alex Ionescu wrote:
> It turns out there was another big bug that I released the binary with,
> related to a recent untested RAS Auto-dial feature, which made the DLL
> crash almost instantly in most programs.
> I've fixed the build and this time did some extensive testing to avoid
> having another bad release. I've tested, with success, IE6, Filezilla,
> Firefox, Thundebird, Outlook Express, MIRC. As well, I'm happy to report
> that MSN Messenger 7.5 and Azureus also work fine on my system, so add
> those 2 apps to known working.
> I'm still interested in Opera, other P2P clients, Chat clients, IRC
> clients and Mozilla itself.
> Thanks again!
> Best regards,
> Alex Ionescu
> Revision: 27
> Date: 1:23:52 PM, October 30, 2005
> - Fix regressions/bugs in last patch:
> * Fix Query validation checks
> * Fix Query signature not being set anywhere
> - Fix DLL_THREAD_DETACH leaking into DLL_PROCESS_DETACH due to missing
> break; statement.
> Revision: 26
> Date: 1:35:21 AM, October 30, 2005
> - Major refactoring of NS Query Object:
> * Remove active calls field and operations
> * Add RefCount member and provide referencing/dereferencing mechanisms
> * Implement WsNqValidateAndReference for validation and referencing
> * Add preliminary special support for providers supporting NSPIoctl
> * Rewrite most of WsNqLookupServiceNext to work with more optimized
> semantics and NSPIoctl support.
> * Fixed some potential locking/race issues.
> Revision: 25
> Date: 11:03:00 PM, October 29, 2005
> - Fix WsRasLoadHelperDll:
> * Do proper check for initialization
> * Actually save the loaded DLL handle after loading the DLL, instead of
> - Make the NS Query object initalizer set TryAgain to TRUE so that RAS
> Auto-Dial will function normally.
> Alex Ionescu wrote:
>> Hello again,
>> I recently noticed a large regression in this release which made it
>> almost unusable in most applications. I apologize for the oversight, and
>> I've included a fixed binary, which also fixes some name resolution bugs.
>> Best regards,
>> Alex Ionescu
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I take that this DLL is to be tested on Windows XP only or should it
work on 2000 as well?
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