[RFC PATCH 0/5] XAudio PE conversion.

Alexandre Julliard julliard at winehq.org
Tue Aug 31 13:25:25 CDT 2021

"Zebediah Figura (she/her)" <zfigura at codeweavers.com> writes:

> (3) Most importantly, I would like to coöperate with distributions. As
> I understand, they already don't like the way we distribute wine-mono
> and wine-gecko, and I don't think we should annoy them any further by
> going behind their back and distributing more pre-built libraries.
> I know people here think that they won't want to distribute PE
> libraries, but I'm inclined to think that at least some distributions 
> won't be happy with our proposed solution either. See [1] [2] [3] [4]
> for popular distributions trying to discourage source imports and
> static libraries. I get that we're a special case, and maybe
> distributions will think so too, but I really want to again argue that
> we shouldn't be making that decision for them.

Have you tried asking them?

Remember that we need the libs to have custom names, to avoid conflicts
with Windows apps shipping the same libs.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at winehq.org

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