[Mono-winforms-list] Help with Wine patched library on Linux
Wed, 30 Jul 2003 17:23:37 +0100
Having seen the patched wine libs were now on the mono download page I wanted
to finally try the System.Windows.Forms assembly, but I can't get it to run.
Any help appreciated:
Here's what I've done:
1. Downloaded wine-20030318.tar.gz and patches from the wine patch site
(ibiblio) and built and installed according to instructions there.
(NB There is a source code error after patching in line 695 where a variable
HMODULE module is declared after other statements which is not allowed in C.
I swapped lines 694 and 695 to cure.)
2. Rebuilt mono-0.25 from sources (using my currently installed version from
an RPM caused mono errors finding the various wine .dll.so files)
3. Built simple SWT example using mcs.
4. Run using mono - reports the following and then EXITS leaving three
threads running and no window appears:
MonoWin32: Initializing WineLib
I tried setting env var 'SWT=1' as suggested in some places but this made no
I notice the wine-patch archive includes patches to mono to build a monogui
stub - is this still required? (I couldn't get it to build; automake
reported errors following instructions to patch mono)
My system is a SuSE 8.0 Linux with SMP kernel.
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