Wine on NetBSD?

Francois Gouget fgouget at
Sun Sep 25 17:56:21 CDT 2005

On Sun, 25 Sep 2005, David Laight wrote:

> On Sun, Sep 25, 2005 at 01:04:42AM +0100, Ivan Leo Puoti wrote:
>> Bryce Robilliard wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I was enquiring as to whether or not Wine is compatible with NetBSD, or
>>> if any other port of Wine is compatible with NetBSD.  If not are there
>>> any plans to make this so?
>> Wine is meant to work on NetBSD, however chances are the build has broken
>> over time due to lack of testing. I suggest you try building it and see
>> what happens.
> There has been a working version in pkgsrc, but I suspect it is old.

Just for reference, I believe the NetBSD project also announced some 
time ago that they had managed to run Wine in Linux emulation mode. 
However I'm not sure how well supported that was and if the current Wine 
still works in Linux emulation mode.

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