Wine preloader redux

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Tue Mar 4 03:24:25 CST 2008

"Dan Kegel" <dank at> writes:

> Say, it looks like at some point in the past, an alternate
> approach was looked at for reserving special addresses:
> If that kernel issue were resolved, would that let us get
> rid of the preloader?

Not really, we'd still need to support older kernels, and the preloader
is more flexible anyway. Why would you want to get rid of it?  We
haven't had any trouble with it for a long time.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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