Writing an app. using existing dll

Jakob Eriksson jakov at vmlinux.org
Wed Dec 22 12:44:19 CST 2004

Per Arnold Blåsmo skrev:

> Hi,
> I have a windows-dll and wants to make an app that runs on Linux under 
> wine using this dll. I have the API description for this dll, but not 
> the source code.
> I there any possibility for that using i.e. winelib and is there any 
> howto to get me started.
> PerA.

It is easiest to compile a Windows program using the mingw tools. 
Easiest to download are Bloodshed Dev-cpp on Windows
and mingw-gcc on Debian.

Put you DLL in the same directory as the Windows EXE you compiled and 
run Wine on it.

Once that succeds, you can start doing a Winelib port.


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