Suggestions for gpgme on mingw-w64

Jeroen Ooms jeroen.ooms at
Fri Sep 4 16:55:25 CEST 2015

On Fri, Sep 4, 2015 at 1:32 PM, Werner Koch <wk at> wrote:
> Well, if that is really required it can be done.  Dymnamically loaded
> code has a lot of problems which we can fortunately solve on Windows by
> using a DLL.  If you don't see a chance to use a DLL, such an option can
> be added.

That would be really great.

> Okay to check CSIDL_PROGRAM_FILESX86 after CSIDL_PROGRAM_FILES on a 64
> bit Windows?  For my understanding this would also prefer a 64 bit
> version of GnuPG (which does not yet exist) over a 32 bit version.

Yes, that makes sense. The full table on what
CSIDL_PROGRAM_FILES{,X86,X64} refer to for 32/64bit processes on
windows 32 and 64 is here: (scroll
down to the table names FOLDERID_ProgramFiles)

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