Building and packaging Wine Gecko

Sir Gallantmon ngompa13 at
Tue Dec 15 22:24:13 CST 2009

On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 7:20 PM, Anssi Hannula <anssi at> wrote:

> Apparently it is not easily possible (even if one could compile
> wine-gecko, .cab creation would be an obstacle).
> Therefore I've packaged the Wine provided prebuilt binary .cab as
> wine-gecko, and put it into the "non-free" repository (Cooker, and
> backports for 2010.0,2009.1,2009.0). Future builds and backports of Wine
> will contain a soft dependency ("Suggests") on wine-gecko, thus
> installing it automatically if the "non-free" repository is available.
> --
> Anssi Hannula
To create CAB files in Linux, you need the lcab[1] utility. To extract CAB
files, you need the cabextract[2] utility.

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