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Dennis was heard saying ....
>

> Well...I was referring to interfacing....like with a DLL, rather than patching
> existing code. A DLL is as much of an "extension" as a loadable module
> in LINUX...but there is no licensing issue with Microsoft to distribute a
> DLL.

Just to nitpick (grin), a DLL is to a shared library (.so) as a VXD
(virtual device driver) is to a loadable module.

Sorry, but I unfortunately make my $$$$ being a windows programmer :)


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> Dennis
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> and LINUX
>
>
>


Shin!
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