Use of Win32 API in harfbuzz

Ken Brown
Tue Nov 13 14:18:00 GMT 2018

On 7/12/2018 12:24 PM, Ken Brown wrote:
> Yaakov,
> A recent commit in upstream harfbuzz (ce17340) used the Win32 API on Cygwin.  I 
> was about to send a patch upstream to fix this, but I thought I should first 
> check for such uses in the current Cygwin release (1.7.6-1).  The attached patch 
> removes the ones I found.
> Am I right in removing all of these, or should some be kept?  I wasn't sure 
> about the calls to setmode(), for example.
> And is it OK with you for me to send Cygwin patches upstream, or would you 
> rather be the one communicating with them?

I never got a reply, so I went ahead and sent an updated version of the patch 

Yaakov, please comment there if you have a chance to take a look.


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