Wine 0.8 TODO v0.2

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Thu Nov 7 11:30:10 CST 2002

"Dimitrie O. Paun" <dpaun at> writes:

> On November 7, 2002 12:03 pm, Joerg Mayer wrote:
> > I think there is some misunderstanding as to what I intended with my
> > remark: Maintaining a package for a distro includes a spec file,
> > specific patches (e.g. to paths, configure, makefiles, other build
> > tools specific stuff), Icons, desktop files etc
> I see. For various reasons, it has been decided some time ago
> that this should be handled by the packagers themselves, and
> it should NOT be in the tree.

The spec files etc. should not be in the tree, that's right, but
packagers shouldn't need any specific patches to configure or
makefiles; if they need that either they are doing something wrong, or
there is something broken in Wine that should be fixed.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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