Issue #6421 has been updated by luislavena (Luis Lavena).

Status changed from Open to Assigned
Assignee set to usa (Usaku NAKAMURA)

Hello,

According to the wiki, zlib has no maintainer:
http://bugs.ruby-lang.org/projects/ruby/wiki/Maintainers

Was my understanding that zlibwapi exported symbols as stdcall and not cdecl.

Assigning to Usaku Nakamura.


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Feature #6421: Add zlibwapi to extconf.rb file for zlib library
https://bugs.ruby-lang.org/issues/6421#change-26574

Author: djberg96 (Daniel Berger)
Status: Assigned
Priority: Normal
Assignee: usa (Usaku NAKAMURA)
Category: ext
Target version: 1.9.3


The vstudio contrib solution in zlib 1.2.7 creates a "zlibwapi" dll file. According to the readme.txt file, "The new DLL was renamed because there exist several incompatible versions of zlib.dll on the Internet."

So, I propose this very modest adjustment to the extconf.rb file for zlib:

-if %w'z libz zlib1 zlib zdll'.find {|z| have_library(z, 'deflateReset')} and
+if %w'z libz zlib1 zlib zdll zlibwapi'.find {|z| have_library(z, 'deflateReset')} and

Regards,

Dan


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