[Wine] Attention Non-Linux Wine Users

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Fri Oct 31 22:45:02 CDT 2008

Zach Drayer wrote:
> 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 command.

Google is your friend.  First hit on cvs login produced a command line:

$ cvs –d :pserver:user:repositorypath login password

I think that cvs anonymous has no login password, but I could be incorrect.

James McKenzie

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