compile error

Tom Spear (Dustin Booker, Dustin Navea) speeddymon at
Sun Apr 2 09:33:51 CDT 2006

MF wrote:
> Hi,
> System: Dell Power Edge 830, Intel Dual Core, Linux Ubuntu 5.10, 64 bits
> version
> Tried to compile Wine with the ./tools/wineinstall as per recommended
> procedure in readme file, from sources package downloaded with apt-get
> build-dep wine and apt-get --build source wine wich did not go 100%
> well...:

MF, ./tools/wineinstall is deprecated and will be removed shortly.  Your 
compile problem may have been caused by running it.
Please (since you have already run ./tools/wineinstall) do this:

sudo make uninstall
make distclean
rm -rf ~/.wine
sudo rm -rf ~/.wine
make dep
sudo make install

That should kill any remnants of wine lying around the system, and 
rebuild it from scratch.  Once it is installed, just run 
wineprefixcreate and winecfg to configure and make wine ready for use.  
Then run your program with wine <program_name> and hope everything works 
as it does under windows.

Of course if you get the errors you reported before, please feel free to 
report it back here, including the output like you did before as an 


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