PE support in MZ_Exec() /winedos/module.c

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Sep 23 13:10:57 CDT 2002

"David D. Hagood" <wowbagger at> writes:

> Would it not be better (at least under Linux) to simply allow the
> normal OS load process to handle this? Since Linux can be configured
> to directly call Wine to run DOS/Windows binaries, the would allow
> them to run normally, plus if you wished to replace the DOS program
> with an equivelent native program it would still work.

No, using CreateProcess() is much better. It handles Unix binaries
just as well, and does the right thing for Windows binaries (passing
startup info etc.)

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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