[WINEDOC] IDA workarounds

Jonathan Ernst Jonathan at ErnstFamily.ch
Mon Oct 10 09:05:00 CDT 2005

Le lundi 10 octobre 2005 à 07:16 +0000, Molle Bestefich a écrit :
> Dimi Paun wrote:
> > Molle Bestefich wrote:
> > > James Hawkins suggested using native comctl32 as a workaround to get
> > > IDA running.
> >
> > I don't want this sort of thing in the docs: it's too transient,
> > and I hope we'll fix it rather then document it. If you want to
> > capture this sort of information somewhere, the AppDB would be
> > the place.
> That particular comment takes up ~10 words in the text and will save
> everyone that's getting started with Wine debugging hours of their
> precious time.  It might even cause some people to stick with Wine
> because they have a good, working disassembler, instead of giving up
> on that account.  Not mentioning it and wasting their time just
> because of a puritanical POV on what "belongs in the docs" is rude to
> them, IMHO.
> I'll be happy to do yet another documentation update when Wine reaches
> a state where it works out of the box.
> Alternatively, I could put everything regarding IDA into the AppDB as
> you suggest and then send a new patch which links to it from the docs?

That would be much better imo.
Jonathan Ernst <Jonathan at ErnstFamily.ch>
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