Help needed to build & run a VC++ program in Linux

Francois Gouget fgouget at
Thu Jan 29 17:29:56 CST 2004

On Thu, 29 Jan 2004, Dimitrie O. Paun wrote:
> Your best bet is to first try to port it to MinGW. Once that's done,
> use winegcc to port it to Wine.

That's not the issue.

On Thu, 29 Jan 2004, saravanan wrote:
>   now it showed the error
> -->  checking for -lmfc... configure: error: Could not find the MFC
> library

Actually the first thing you need to do is to compile the MFC with
Winelib. It's not going to compile out of the box however. You will need
to patch the MFC a bit to get them to compile and produce a Winelib dll.

Then you can try to compile your Windows application.

Francois Gouget         fgouget at
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