A better workaround for compiling on FC4/x86_64

Marcus Meissner marcus at jet.franken.de
Sat Dec 3 02:26:06 CST 2005

On Sat, Dec 03, 2005 at 03:08:29AM -0500, Pavel Roskin wrote:
> Hello!
> When trying to set up printing from Wine on Fedora Core 4 for x86_64, I
> have discovered that Wine fails to find many libraries, including
> libcups.  It turns out that the development packages on Fedora Core 4
> don't always provide *.so symlinks for 32-bit libraries.  So I wrote
> this script.
> The script creates all missing links in one directory (/usr/local/lib is
> the default).  Not only was libcups found next time, but also the old
> workaround with imake has become unneeded.  The configure script runs
> out-of-box and finds X11 libraries.
> I'm posting the script here in hope that it will be useful for some Wine
> users.  I'm not sure it it merits inclusion in Wine, but I would not
> object.

Fedora should probably provide foo-devel-32bit development packages too.

Ciao, Marcus

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