Compile documentation problem

Dan Kegel daniel.r.kegel at
Wed Oct 19 19:15:31 CDT 2005

Patches gladly accepted.  You clearly know more about it than I do at
this point.

On 10/19/05, gslink <gslink at> wrote:
> If Wine is going to enter beta soon then someone ought to document the
> procedure for compiling the source.  If FC is used to attempt such a
> compile and the instructions packaged with the source are followed the
> result will be a compile failure in fonts.  This is in spite of
> installing fontforge.  The fact that an additional library must be
> supplied should be mentioned in the installation instructions packaged
> with the source.  Of course, if the RH rpm of fontforge is used then it
> will fail to install because of the missing library.  Compiling
> fontforge from source or not installing it results in the Wine failure
> to compile.  The readme should be fixed.

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