Is it time to delete wineinstall?

Chris Morgan cmorgan at
Sun Nov 14 16:24:22 CST 2004

How is wineinstall easier than instructing them to run ./configure, make and 
make install?  Having wineinstall implies that the script does something 
extra that wine needs that differs from the normal way you build and install 
a program from source.


On Sunday 14 November 2004 4:00 pm, Steven Edwards wrote:
> --- Dan Kegel <dank at> wrote:
> > Is wineinstall needed anymore?
> > README seems to indicate you can install Wine just fine
> > without it.
> You can but Alexandre wants to keep it to make it easier for new Linux
> users to build and install Wine.
> Thanks
> Steven
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