[Wine] Darwine: Running an SDL game

ryan woodsmall rwoodsmall at mac.com
Fri Apr 24 09:47:01 CDT 2009

> /usr/bin:/bin:/usr/sbin:/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/X11/bin

Path looks fine - that's the default.

> I have deleted the version I compiled myself to try another one, so  
> will recompile it and try what you suggested. Also, could you  
> confirm I'm using the correct sources? I downloaded from here:

I normally grab the source from ibiblio.org, since it's wget-/curl- 


As far as dependencies, SDL might or might not be using some image  
libraries in the background.  I normally grab FreeType, jpeg, tiff,  
libpng, libxml2 and libxslt, then compile those, THEN build Wine  
against those libraries.  This is a relatively involved process, of  

If you're building from MacPorts, make sure you're using the "wine- 
devel" package.  And before you do anything, make sure MacPorts itself  
is up-to-date:

     sudo port -v selfupdate

Note that MacPorts places itself at the beginning of your PATH, so  
binaries in /opt/local (or wherever you install it) are used before  
system binaries.  That behavior can be changed in ~/.bash_profile or  

   ryan woodsmall
     rwoodsmall at mac.com

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