From: herington, dean <herington_dean@em...> - 2004-12-01 13:59:25
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Daan Leijen [mailto:daan@...]
> Sent: Wednesday, December 01, 2004 2:48 AM
> To: herington, dean
> Cc: 'wxhaskell-users@...'
> Subject: Re: [wxhaskell-users] (no subject)
> herington, dean wrote:
> > I'm using wxhaskell-0.8 on Windows XP. When starting it
> up, I get a
> > error dialog with:
> > Ghc Error
> > Can't load bitmap 'wxBITMAP_STD_COLOURS' from resources!
> Check .rc file.
> > What's it mean? What is the .rc file? (I thought that was
> an X thing.)
> It is a windows resource file that is normally compiled into
> your .exe.
> Do you use a debug version of wxHaskell? In principle, you should not
> get this message with a release version (even though it is harmless,
I'm using the standard version from
The message is harmless in that, once you dismiss it, things work fine.
> I think you get when using certain message dialogs right? I believe
> it is fixed in wxWidgets 2.5.x but I will look into it and see if
> it can be fixed manually by me for the next release of wxHaskell.
> (is it a critical thing for you?)
I'm not (knowingly) using any dialogs.
It's not currently critical for me.
> All the best,
Thanks! I'm enjoying learning to do some GUI programming with wxhaskell.