Would also like to contribute to Wine

John Klehm xixsimplicityxix at gmail.com
Wed Sep 5 10:44:48 CDT 2007

Are the rules for contributing anywhere on the website?  I can't seem
to find them, if they aren't maybe they should be?  This seems like a
prime topic for the FAQ.  I'd write it myself but I don't know exactly
what all the different rules are.


On 9/5/07, Michael Stefaniuc <mstefani at redhat.com> wrote:
> Tomas Carnecky wrote:
> > Reece Dunn wrote:
> >> I am interested in the Wine project, and my manager at work has
> >> accepted my request to work on it.
> >>
> >> I work for a company that develops Windows software, so as I have
> >> access to Visual Studio, and thus the sources for ATL, MFC and the
> >> msvc runtime (provided with the full version of Visual Studio), I
> >> state that I will not participate in the development of these
> >> components.
> >>
> >
> > IIRC Alexander Julliard (the chef here) said that people who've seen any
> > sources from Microsoft can't contribute to wine.
> That referred to the stolen ones or those you can look at when you sign
> a NDA. ATL, MFC and msvc are different; you just cannot work on those
> DLLs in Wine.
> bye
>         michael
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