WINEDLLPATH and /usr/lib/wine

Hin-Tak Leung hintak_leung at
Mon Jan 25 16:29:36 CST 2010

--- On Mon, 25/1/10, Michael Ost <most at> wrote:

> Hin-Tak Leung wrote:
> > I asked about the same problem a while ago without any
> response, but
> > I have a patch for it:
> > 
> >
> I can see how that patch would work. Though I can also see
> why it wouldn't be accepted! :) I'll let you know if I come
> up with something else that doesn't need a patch - though I
> am not hopeful.

Well, the patch wasn't intended to be submitted as is - all it does is partially reverting this particularly commit, which I asked about witout hearing an answer. Posting the patch is more as a way of showing where the location of discussion is.

commit 1269f43c5a68e03b526098fb18dd0edd42858ceb
Author: Alexandre Julliard <julliard at>
Date:   Fri Feb 17 17:39:44 2006 +0100

    libwine: Add the runtime library path to the front of the dll paths list.

Obviously, if you come up with something better and more acceptable for inclusion to wine I'd love to see it.


More information about the wine-devel mailing list