wine on FreeBSD

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Mon Aug 1 06:30:12 CDT 2005

Robert Lunnon <bobl at> writes:

> Actually the fix for SVR4 (Solaris) does work BUT, the numerous vforks cause 
> resource problems under Solaris. I already have a patch which does a single 
> reserve of 64 MB for the system heap and leaves the rest alone. Other memory 
> gets mapped out on the first memory allocate autmagically by the wine 
> allocator. This approach seems to work well under Solaris..

The problem is that this won't prevent dlopen from mapping things
above 0x80000000, so if Solaris ever does this you'll have trouble
with some applications.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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