Just want to make a comment about the current status of the project

Tim Schmidt timschmidt at gmail.com
Wed Apr 26 02:59:46 CDT 2006

On 4/25/06, Philip V. Neves <philip.neves at gmail.com> wrote:
> I've been really looking at wine for the last couple of months or so.
> Last little bit I've been helping by doing some testing and filing bug
> reports. I must say the developers of this project have done an amazing
> job. Its increadible how close you all are.  If you can at least get
> code associated with making install shield based installers and other
> installers work flawlessly in the next little while this project will
> set the being a major thorn in Microsofts side when they bring out
> Vista.   This project has the potential to really deflate them. If
> anything could be a major encouragement to you this no doubt should be.

Ummm...  they're not trying to be a thorn in Microsoft's side so much
as simply interoperate with them.  Think compatibility.  The kind that
opens markets, creates options, and encourages diversity.  If
Microsoft can't survive in such an environment, it's their doing.  Not


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