converting Windows libraries (does librsvg work?)

Matúš Kukan matus.kukan at
Sat Nov 3 06:59:54 PDT 2012

On 31 October 2012 11:50, Matúš Kukan <matus.kukan at> wrote:
> Hi,
> When building external libraries with gbuild, we need to export symbols somehow.
> Linux - gb_Library_set_visibility_default avoids -fvisibility=hidden
> -> all symbols are visible
> OS X - maybe it does not know hidden symbols ?
> Windows - you need to use DEF:name-of-.def-file.
> example: neon/
> The .def file is somehow generated with dmake,
> so when converting, just adjust it; git add; and add to makefile.
> It's nice that librsvg has been converted, but does it also work ? (I
> can't test it)
> For example in 'about' dialog you should see nice background, but
> without librsvg nothing (I've tested this on Linux)
> (btw: the code is in vcl/source/components/rasterizer_rsvg.cxx )

Well, I've realized we use only few symbols, so it's easy to add them
to makefile.
Should be fixed with


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