[Wine] Looking for developers trying to build Windows apps on Wine

Dan Kegel dank at kegel.com
Sun Jan 24 14:08:44 CST 2010

On Sun, Jan 24, 2010 at 11:14 AM, John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com> wrote:
> This seems to have improved things a lot.
> wine mspdbsrv -start -spawn

I should have mentioned
which suggests
 mspdbsrv.exe -start -spawn -shutdowntime -1
I should add that to winetricks.

> I found a way to get Qt installed. I installed the VisualStudio2008 version
> http://qt.nokia.com/downloads/windows-cpp-vs2008
> Then inside that I reconfigured it for 2005
> (QMAKESPEC="win32-msvc2005") and rebuilt it entirely using nmake.

That sounds like a fine recipe, thanks.

> After Qt built I started building the libraries needed for this
> project. These libraries use cmake to generate project files. The
> first configure in the cmake-gui of cmake-2.8.0 on each project fails
> with no progress after the first step however closing the window then
> starting again with cmake-gui then works. After that I can load the
> project with visual studio and all builds fine. I had to add an
> environment variable for cmake to get my configs to work. For some
> reason cmake thinks my 32 bit wine install under 64 bit gentoo is a 64
> bit machine and then in my CMakeLists.txt file I detect a 64 bit
> machine and then use the environment variable ProgramW6432 which was
> not set in my environment. At this point I have 2 out of 5 libraries
> (in house stuff) built. I will try the rest as soon as I can.

Awesome!   Good luck, keep me posted.
- Dan

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