[Wine] Re: Patching Wine Without Git

thomas.mullaly wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Aug 17 19:25:43 CDT 2010

thomas.mullaly wrote:
> You can download the tarball for the current release of Wine (1.3.0) and extract the code from it and then apply the patch that way. The tarball can be found here [1]. After you download and extract the tarball you can follow the instructions here [2] for applying the patch. After you apply the patch, you'll have to build Wine from source and install it in order for the patch to take affect.
> Also, there's no reason to run as root until you install Wine
> Hope this helps.
> [1] http://ibiblio.org/pub/linux/system/emulators/wine/wine-1.3.0.tar.bz2
> [2] http://wiki.winehq.org/Patching

Scratch that second link I sent you, I just realized that page was for applying that patch if you are using git. Simply use the command you we're trying earlier (minus running it as root) in the source code directory of Wine.

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