[Wine] Re: winetricks vcrun2005 does not appear to install DLLs

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sun May 11 22:54:47 CDT 2008

gnivler wrote:
> austin987 wrote:
> > On Sun, May 11, 2008 at 10:31 PM, Mason <gnivil at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > > I've got a game which is calling unimplemented function(s) in
> > > d3dx9_36.dll, and I found some comments on existing bugs, apparently
> > > from devs stating that it's known to be incomplete and to use a native
> > > dll to workaround.  My question is, should I be reporting stuff like
> > > this, or do the devs already have a list of functions and know?  I
> > > checked the known-issues also and didn't see it explicitly stated there.
> > > Figured I should just check here :)
> > > 
> > 
> > Check for dupes first, and if no bug exists, file one.
> Hmm, check out the name of this bug, from known issues:
> Bug 4464 - d3dx9_*.dll are unimplemented - redistributable dll, use native version (builtin replacement is a work in progress) Closed Wontfix 
> http://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4464
> Closed Wontfix.  Bug topic seems in the same spirit as what I'm thinking about, yet the thread under this bug is practically all out war.  Any advice?  For this exact case I'm just getting 'unimplemented function d3dx9_36.dll.D3DXCreateTextureFromFileW'.

Actually there is some work underway to get those implemented. But until they will, you will need to copy it from windows.

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