WINE & prelink

Mike McCormack mike at
Mon Mar 6 03:58:21 CST 2006

Vitaly Lipatov wrote:
> Can anyone explain here or at about prelink usage in 
> WINE. Is it necessary for build process?
> I see it is recommended at

It's used in an attempt to fix the load address of a few builtin dlls 
(ntdll, kernel32, user) so that Windows programs that rely on the 
address being the same across different programs work correctly.


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