Custom Windows Program Loader

Paul Millar paul at
Sat Oct 29 13:50:35 CDT 2005

On Saturday 29 Oct 2005 05:19, Mike McCormack wrote:
> "You can make a dummy file in your application directory called
> application.exe.local to force Windows to use the dlls in the local
> directory. So say you have IEXPLORE.EXE you would create
> IEXPLORE.EXE.LOCAL and drop the Mingw compiled dlls in to the
> application folder and see how it runs."

Just an aside, if anyone wants some precompiled DLLs to play with, have a look 

There's also a cross-compilation stage in WRT, which produces a fair number of 
DLLs and Windows executables  These are stashed in the same directory as the 
winetest executables and kept for about a week or so.

As with other files, the URLs
will always get you the latest.



PS.  Please don't run the winetest.exe from non-cron-triggered builds (i.e. 
winetest.exe stored inside files matching wine-exe-.*\.zip).  They are a bit 
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