[ros-dev] Wininet

Robert Shearman rob at codeweavers.com
Mon Jan 9 17:27:13 CET 2006

Ge van Geldorp wrote:

>>From: Robert Shearman
>>Why is the ReactOS version of wininet out of sync with Wine?
>As far as I know, it was imported once, a long time ago, and was way out of
>sync when the regular sync'ing of Wine stuff began. If I remember correctly,
>the problem at that moment was that wininet used Linux socket I/O instead of
>going through WinSock. I also have faint recollections of Alexandre
>insisting that it should remain that way and any differences between Wine
>and ReactOS should be handled by some creative use of the preprocessor.
>I don't know if all of this is still true (or indeed, I'm not 100% sure it
>was ever true...), I'll look into re-importing wininet.

Yes, it should remain that way. I think all of the platform differences 
should be easily collected in netconnection.c. If there is anything in 
the rest of the code that is preventing it being merged, please let me know.

Rob Shearman

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