[Fwd: Wine-Wiki.org]

tony_lambregts at telusplanet.net tony_lambregts at telusplanet.net
Wed Jan 26 09:56:06 CST 2005


Francois Gouget wrote:
> On Tue, 25 Jan 2005, Scott Ritchie wrote:
> [...]
> 
>> Also, I eagerly anticipate the maintainer ratings patches, as those will
>> be much more important for getting useful information about how well a
>> program works than the voting.
> 
> 
> AFAIU the votes are not meant to carry any information about how well an 
> application works. Maybe you meant that about the regular rating?
> 
> Also I think the AppDB needs a maintainer's guide that would describe 
> the tasks of a maintainer and an AppDB entry that could be used as a 
> reference. For now I'd say that the Visual FoxPro entry could be used as 
> a reference:
> http://appdb.winehq.org/appview.php?appId=296
> 
> My only nitpick with the FoxPro entry is that it should recommend using 
> an application specific entry for the DLL Overrides (and show how to do 
> that). That's because there's no garantee that all applications are 
> going to work better with the native oleaut32.dll, etc.
> 
> 

Yes this is a very good entry. To bad it is not a maintained app :-(

--

Tony Lambregts.




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