How to run program without wine ?

Michael Stefaniuc mstefani at
Thu Sep 25 10:55:24 CDT 2003

On Thu, Sep 25, 2003 at 07:24:57PM +0400, flyker wrote:
> > > Can i compile my program to executable file that can be run without wine
> ?
> >
> > No.
> Hmmm.... Than i don't see any reason to compile program using winelib.
> What is the difference between
> wine program.exe
That will run only on i386 and compatibles.

> and
> wine
This can be compiled and run on PPC, Alpha, S390 whatever
> ?
> I think the goal of winelib is to make independent executable.
> And i don't see any other goal.
It's a first step in porting your app to Linux.

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