unable to compile wine from latest git

Vijay Kiran Kamuju infyquest at gmail.com
Tue Oct 4 02:27:19 CDT 2011

On Tue, Oct 4, 2011 at 3:52 AM, Austin English <austinenglish at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 3, 2011 at 12:24, Vijay Kiran Kamuju <infyquest at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> This is on fedora 15. I have just downloaded the fresh git, and
>> attempting the my first build on this system.
> Please bottom-post on wine mailing lists.
>> The source code is downloaded to a usb drive which is FAT32 formatted.
> Looking at $TOPDIR/Makefile:
> __builddeps__: dlls/libd3dcompiler.def
> dlls/libd3dcompiler.def: dlls/d3dcompiler_43/libd3dcompiler.def
>        $(RM) $@ && $(LN_S) d3dcompiler_43/libd3dcompiler.def $@
> LN_S is `ln -s`, which will fail on a fat32 file system.
> You need to build on a file system that supports symlinks (ext3/4,
> xfs, nfs, etc.).
> --
> -Austin
Well, if you see configure script.
There is an alternative for "ln -s", and it is "cp -p" which is is
used for MSYS and DJPP based builds.
I modified the configure and it worked
I will try to send that patch for review may be by evening.


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