wine/ tools/winewrap.c tools/winegcc.c include ...

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Tue Apr 1 12:35:11 CST 2003

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

> OK, here's a patch to add _spawnvp to the portability lib. There
> are still a few questions:
>   -- Should we provide the entire family (I wouldn't, unless we
>      really need them, but that can wait for that need :))?

Yep that can wait.

>   -- What about conflicts with stuff in dlls/msvcrt/process.c?
>      What if we need wine/port. in process.c in the future
>      (not a big deal, we can fudge it then)? What about winelib
>      apps that link with msvcrt?

If they link with msvcrt then they are not supposed to use
wine/port.h. To avoid trouble with process.c I'd suggest naming the
function spawnvp, without the underscore prefix, and making it call
the real _spawnvp on Windows.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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