extract DLL calls from exe file (i.e. from portable executable)

Paul Vriens paul.vriens.wine at gmail.com
Mon Feb 12 13:20:37 CST 2007

Luis C. Busquets Pérez wrote:
> Dear all,
> I send this e-mail to you as I have not found a particular section to 
> put it. I have developped a little program that enables to know the 
> functions an exe or dll calls. I understand that it may be really 
> helpful to know if a program will run perfectly on wine or if there is 
> still a function missing.
> The idea behind this program is the following:
> A program compiled to run on MS Windows calls a number of system/program 
> libraries.
> This tool enables to know which functions a program compiled for MS 
> Windows needs.
> A tool such as WINE provides an implementation of the Windows API. This 
> implementation has to provide at least the calls that the program calls 
> in order to run correctly under WINE.
> TODO: At this point, you are able to know the calls. In a future time, 
> extrdll or a script will be able to read the functions that WINE has 
> implemented and tell a user which dlls or functions on dlls the program 
> is missing to run correctly.
> Please let me know if you put it in the winehq. I look forward to have 
> the opportunity to contribute to the wine project.
> Luis C. Busquets Pérez
> T. +32 473 353 128
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excuse me if got it wrong, but what's the difference with winedump?



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