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Re: WINE on Cygwin
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 3 Nov 2005 14:20:15 +0100
- Subject: Re: WINE on Cygwin
- References: <email@example.com>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Nov 3 11:08, Informa??es wrote:
> Hey All,
> I'm seriously interested in making the WINESERVER work under Cygwin and
> have been invistigating some of the issues related to this matter. One of
> the WineHQ developers informed me that:
> "... the last time someone tried, the main obstacle was that cygwin
> doesn't support sendmsg() to send file descriptors across processes, which
> means that the wine server cannot work. This in turn means you cannot run
> kernel32 or user32. "
> Some further invistigation shows that this is an old issue that has
> arisen several times during the course of the Cygwin history. Does anybody
> has any clue on the status of this issue ?
It's still an issue.
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Project Co-Leader cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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