Wine 1.0 Tasks

Mike Hearn mike at
Tue May 30 09:32:24 CDT 2006

On Tue, 30 May 2006 07:14:07 -0700, Dan Kegel wrote:
> Go ahead and retarget those to 1.0, then, please.

OK. I need to talk to Tony, I seem to have lost my bugzilla privs at some
point (probably changing email address).

> I agree that Sun's Java runtime is probably something we should support for 1.0.
> But Java isn't "just fine" under Wine; I've run into installers that
> fail because they crash inside Sun's JVM on Wine.  

That sucks :( A few years ago I was running pretty complex Swing apps on
it. I wonder if it's regressed or if those are bugs I just never hit.

> If someone wants to start putting effort into getting .NET, or for that
> matter Mono, up and running, great.  But personally, I'd be just fine
> with making .NET support a 1.1 feature. - Dan

Yes, OK. What's the use case for running VS on Linux; is the idea that as
developers migrate they can continue working on their old software? Or
that they can use these tools to write new software that targets Win32?

thanks -mike

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