Removal of ATL dependency on Windows
Background: Advanced Template Library is used in LibreOffice mainly to wrap COM+ interfaces. But one can do COM+ programming using plain C and even in a more elegant way from plain C++. This task would mean to replace the ATL templates by a clean simple C++ code.
Skills: Understand ATL idioms, have solid notions of COM+ programming in plain C or C++.
Deteted "Easyhack" from summary
adding LibreOffice developer list as CC to unresolved EasyHacks for better visibility.
see e.g. http://nabble.documentfoundation.org/minutes-of-ESC-call-td4076214.html for details
Migrating Whiteboard tags to Keywords: (EasyHack DifficultyInteresting SkillCpp)
Remove LibreOffice Dev List from CC on EasyHacks
(curtailing excessive email to list)