Wine on FreeBSD current

John Birrell jb at
Wed Jun 16 22:52:36 CDT 2004

On Wed, Jun 16, 2004 at 07:49:26PM +0200, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> >> I'm just wondering if it is supposed to work as well as FreeBSD stable.
> Right now, Wine doesn't work at all on FreeBSD -STABLE:
>   wine: failed to initialize: /swtest/wine/dlls/ mmap of
>   entire address space failed: Cannot allocate memory
> and before that I used to see deadlocks upon startup of non-trivial
> applications (such as Forte Agent, both 16bit and 32bit flavors).
> I believe there are also signficant threadings issues on -CURRENT, so
> overall Wine is hardly, if at all, usable on any version of FreeBSD I
> have access to, even though I'm still working to keep it at least
> compilable on FreeBSD 4.9 and 5.2/5.3.

Hi Gerald,

Thanks for the reply.

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