winebuild & (name, heap, init)

Patrik Stridvall ps at
Wed Sep 11 10:33:06 CDT 2002

> > > But beyond that, we can *today* compile Wine with Mingw as PE. So
> > > what we need is a checkspec make target which would run 
> your script,
> > > compile Wine as PE, extract what needs extracting from there, and
> > > compare results. This does not need to happen all the time, only
> > > from time to time by some people that (1) have Mingw installed,
> > > and (2) care to do it :).
> >
> > True. However I still a little worried about the "stabillity"
> > of the solution.
> Why? This is as good of a verification method (no, even better) than
> what we have today.

Sure, but I have written the Perl code I know how ad hoc it is.
It works under reasonable assumptions however beyond that...

But I'm not really against it, I'm just pointing out
potential problems...

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