My Windows 8.1 system has a Windows/System32, presumably for 32-bit .dlls
I would imagine that moving the .dlls from your 64-bit GIMP installation into
the System32 folder might not be too successful.
I would also suggest that the disgruntled user doesn't know what they are
> Date: Sat, 11 Apr 2015 20:07:16 +0300
> From: alexandre.prokoud...@gmail.com
> CC: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: [Gimp-developer] Windows 8.1
> To be fair, we got one quite disgruntled user recently who said exactly this:
> "This is Windows 8.1, As I already said, your installer puts all the
> .dll files in the bin folder. They won't work there. I have to move
> all of them to the Windows/System32 folder where they belong."
> Now, as some of team members pointed out, System32 sounds like he's on
> Windows 98 (with Windows 95 habits) rather than on 8.1. But is it
> correct to out .dll files there? And if it is, why would GIMP not work
> On Sat, Apr 11, 2015 at 1:54 PM, Partha Bagchi <parth...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Yes.
> > On Thu, Apr 9, 2015 at 7:59 PM, Guy Sunderland <guysunfish...@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >> Hi.
> >> Simple question: Does GIMP work on Windows 8.1?
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