[mythtv] Windows packaging
anaerin at gmail.com
Fri Mar 7 02:44:50 UTC 2008
On Thu, Mar 6, 2008 at 8:11 PM, Dean Harding <dean.harding at dload.com.au> wrote:
> Nigel Pearson wrote:
> > Note that none of these will actually help in the
> > initial DLL loading though. And that is the big
> > problem for moveable binaries, as I see it.
> I don't know if this has been discussed already, but you could possibly
> mark all of the DLLs as delay-loaded, then mythfrontend.exe (or
> whatever) could modify it's own PATH environment variable to point to
> the correct location for the DLLs, before calling any methods in
Of course, there's always the point that Windows programs check their
own folder for DLLs before checking system paths and the like.
Therefore having all the *.dlls in the same folder as the .exe will
mean Myth should load them all automagically.
Robert "Anaerin" Johnston
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