[Wine] Attention Non-Linux Wine Users

Zach Drayer zach at drayer.name
Fri Oct 31 17:55:26 CDT 2008

On Oct 31, 2008, at 6:04 PM, Austin English wrote:

> On Fri, Oct 31, 2008 at 5:03 PM, James Mckenzie
> <jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net> wrote:
>>> I doubt you want to force users to install something. Those that  
>>> would
>>> be using this script should already have git, or now how to get it
>>> themselves.
>> git does not come native with any version of MacOSX.  You have to  
>> install Fink or MacPorts to get there.  I think that you have to  
>> install either of these and a bunch of packages in order to build  
>> Wine or Darwine anyway.  It would be a good idea to add git to the  
>> list of packages needed.  cvs, on the other hand, comes with XCode  
>> and is something that I'm very familar with.
>> James McKenzie
> You can download Wine's source via CVS as well.
> -- 
> -Austin
Exactly why i want to add the option of having it (the script) pull  
from CVS automatically if git doesn't exist on the system. I'm just  
not sure how to pass along the password Wine uses for CVS in the  


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