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Supporting GTK+ into ReactOS

This is somewhat related to the previous post ; I received some feedback of people wanting to contribute to the GTK+3/Win32 backend, but unable to do so because of the necessity of a commercial license.

There is a well-known open source alternative known as ReactOS. It is basically a from-scratch reimplementation of its proprietary counterpart.

GTK+ used to work bad on ReactOS, because of its advanced use of text output functions via Cairo. So I submitted a patch for ReactOS, which fixes a part of its Win32 API. There are still some glitches to be fixed, though.

(Thanks to Amine Khaldi, Huw, HBelusca, HeisSpiter, smiley1_, gigaherz ... who have reviewed/modifed the patch and have merged it into their tree. You were all very helpful !)

So here is a screenshot of Pidgin running under ReactOS with the patch !

The next step it to make the build environment work, i.e. MSYS to begin with.
Wait and see !

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