Replacing one DLL from official build

Jan Holesovsky kendy at
Wed Nov 13 05:11:11 PST 2013

Hi Pavel,

Pavel Laštovička píše v St 13. 11. 2013 v 13:29 +0100:

> I had a plan to take an official Win32 build and after installation replace swlo.dll 
> with modified library I built myself. I used this approach successfully once in 
> past. However this time Writer crashes (SwDocShell::SwDocShell() calls something in 
> sfxlo.dll and a null pointer is referenced). One thing I can think of that might 
> cause it is probably different compiler versions used.
> Is there some more or less safe way to achieve my goal or should not this approach 
> be used at all?

I wouldn't use it - as you can see, anything can go wrong there...

But I am more curious why do you need to do an own swlo.dll in the first
place?  Cannot you just up-stream the functionality you need there?

All the best,

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