Script to compile Wine programs on Windows

Dimitrie O. Paun dimi at
Thu Sep 25 13:43:04 CDT 2003

On Thu, 25 Sep 2003, Steven Edwards wrote:

> Maybe I missed something here but why do you need bin2res at all? WRC
> can compile the resources to be linked by windres/MS_VC. We have the
> #ifdef WINE in regedit because the ReactOS people are lazy and havent
> merged wrc in to our CVS yet. I build these applications all the time
> on Windows using MSYS and Cygwin. I really dont think we need to
> support yet another way to build on Windows when you already have
> MSYS/Cygwin or MS_VC and none of them work 100% right.

Yes, we could just use wrc, but it would be nice to not depend on that,
and just use the resource compiler that comes with the tools we use
to do the compilation, just like we use gcc/ld/etc. when we compile
on MinGW. Why not also use windres? Or rc on MSVC?


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