wine native linux executable /

Dimitrie O. Paun dimi at
Thu Apr 8 16:18:13 CDT 2004

On Thu, 8 Apr 2004, Arne Gellhaus wrote:

> 1. Is it possible to compile a native linux executable with winelib and 
> use winapi functions like LoadLibrary() and GetProcAddress()? I made my 
> buildsystem with winemaker.

Yes you can. This BW is a very good reason to have a Winelib application.

> 2. I tried to use Common C++ [1] in my winelib application. But because 
> of winelib/wineg++ (?) it assumes that it is running on windows and so 
> the compilation failed. Is it possible to use such portable frameworks 
> in a winelib application like in any other linux application?

Indeed, this is a tricky one. Yes, I would assume that the library will
think it's being compiled on Windows, yes. Is that a problem for you?
It should still run.


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