problem loading wine test projects windows vista

Reece Dunn msclrhd at
Sun Aug 3 09:27:07 CDT 2008

2008/8/3 Hongbo Ni <hongbo_ni at>:
> Hi,
> I want to build and test wine test suite on window, I did
> ./tools/winapi/msvcmaker --no-wine
> that is ok, but when I try to open the fille winetest.dsw,
> 1. with Developer Studio 6.0, it compaints that all *.dsp files (such as dlls\advapi32\tests\advapi32_test.dsp)
>   have been modified and can not be loaded as Developer Studio Project.
> 2. with Developer Studio 2008, half of the *.dsp files (such as dlls\user32\tests\user32_test.dsp)
>   was reported corrupted after been converted into the current Visual C++ project format.
> Does anyone know what is the problem? Please help me.
> I really need to compile and run existing tests on window before I can write any test case for wine.

What is git's core.autocrlf setting configured to? I had this issue
(some of the detected filenames are '\r' - which is caused by perl
being confused, which then confuses Visual Studio).

You need to set core.autocrlf to false:

    $ git config --bool core.autocrlf false

- Reece

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