How to link and run applications using WinLib

Robert Shearman rob at
Mon Mar 6 18:55:44 CST 2006

Segin wrote:

> Arun Kumar Khandelwal wrote:
>> Hi All,
>>  I am able to compile and link my test program using winemaker. It
>> generates a and not test.exe. I do not know how to run this
>> *.so? What should I do to link and run program using winlib? Thanks,
>> Arun
> you use it like any executable. The '.so' part is to signify that the 
> file is a ELF shared object.
> Also, can you attach the source code and executable in your reply? I'd 
> like to take a look at it, if that's not a problem.

You use wine to run the program. If that is a problem then you can 
always provide a wrapper script or hack the source to always load your file (if you are shipping wine with your program).

Rob Shearman

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