winequartz.drv Mac OS X UI discontinued?

Dmitry Timoshkov dmitry at
Wed Jul 15 04:48:22 CDT 2009

"Adam Strzelecki" <ono at> wrote:

> I can see real paradox here. Being against using Objective-C is  
> supposed to bring wider support to the code (right?), but implies  
> requirement of using either Carbon or Mac OpenGL + Core libraries,  
> which are far LESS popular, have far LESS active programmers and LESS  
> tutorials and books than Cocoa and Objective-C.

Which is true for low level system programming which Wine absolutely
requires. The more low level API it is - the better.

> So forcing C for Mac support, you drastically limit possible  
> developers that could work on the code :>

Now you know why Wine developing is so much hard.


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