Windows CE port status (patches!)

Romain Pokrzywka romain at
Sun May 16 14:44:16 PDT 2010

Actually we already ported win_iconv to wince (including adding a CMake based build script). I'm just not sure how big a 
task it is to integrate it into dbus.


On Friday 14 May 2010 22:18:14 Fridrich Strba wrote:
> How much work would you expect it to take to transform the stuff?
> We have in glib conversion functions utf8 <-> utf16 and it should not be
> really very dificult to rip it from there. It would mean at the end a
> dependency for windows on some iconv implementation, but for that we
> have win_iconv that works just fine and is only one C file. Let me
> attach it for you so that you see. Don't know though how well it would
> work with WINCE. Can you have a glance and see whether it would be
> enough to convert between UTF-8 and Windows "Unicode"?
> Let us bring this to the mailing list then :)
> Fridrich
> On 14/05/2010 13:44, Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> > On 05/12/2010 05:31 PM, Fridrich Strba wrote:
> >> Thanks, Marcus, for your work.
> >>
> >> I just commented in the bug and indeed, it makes a lot of sense to
> >> consider to move the whole win32 port to the *W api.
> >
> > Response there, although I suppose the discussion would be better on the
> > mailing list...
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Marcus

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