Compiling WINE from source - Documentation needs to be updated?

Dan Kegel dank at
Sat Sep 27 08:26:34 CDT 2008

On Sat, Sep 27, 2008 at 1:45 AM, Henri Verbeet <hverbeet at> wrote:
> 2008/9/27 Dan Kegel <dank at>:
>> And while we're on the subject, is "make depend" really
>> needed anymore?  I thought it happened automatically.
> It does.

Great.  So can we get rid of all the doc that tells people to "make depend"?

> You don't generally need "make install" either, you can just
> run from whatever place you built Wine.

Yeah.   (Except in a few situations... I think there are a few rough
edges there that I run into when doing things like winegcc.  I forget
what, exactly.)

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