[Wine] I can compile old wine from download page, but not from git?

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Sun Jun 20 10:48:28 CDT 2010

James_Huk wrote:
> Hello again.
> The problem is - when I download wine - let say 0.9.53 from here:
> http://ibiblio.org/pub/linux/system/emulators/wine/wine-0.9.53.tar.bz2
> I can compile it on Debian Lenny without problems, however - when I use git like this:
> git clone git://source.winehq.org/git/wine.git wine-git
> cd wine-git
> git-reset wine-0.9.53
git-reset --hard wine-0.9.53

Does this make a difference?

Also, I tend to create more than one branch.

git branch stable
git checkout stable
git reset --hard wine-0.9.53

That way the master can be updated later.

James McKenzie

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