Wine on Cygwin

Christopher Faylor
Thu Nov 30 16:12:00 GMT 2000

On Thu, Nov 30, 2000 at 08:18:16PM -0500, Dimitrie O. Paun wrote:
>Hello people,
>I've managed to compile Wine on Cygwin. This is good progress, but not the end of the road -- I hope to get it to also run! :)
>  -- {recv,send}msg
>  I understand these are not going to be supported anytime soon, but who knows?
>  -- we need to get the content of CPU registers when a signal occurs.
>  How can I do that under Cygwin? To see how we do it under Linux/*BSD, look at this:
>  -- we need to get/set a thread context
>  Again, how do I do that? Here is how we do it under other OSes:
>Any pointers would be greatly appreciated.

This is the best pointer I could provide.  I just typed in "thread
context" in the search window and got lots of useful information.

FWIW, I still think that the whole idea of getting a Windows emulation
running on Windows using a UNIX emulator is really really odd.


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