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Wine HQ: Interview with Andreas Mohr

May 22, 2003, 07:00 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Brian Vincent)

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"BV: Do you remember the first patch you submitted?

"Andi: Of course I could look at documentation/ChangeLog.OLD, since I'm not entirely sure right now, but from numerous previous glances at that file, I'm pretty sure that it was a patch fixing some NE file (Win16 programs) data segment size calculation, way back at the end of 1996 or so.

"BV: Did Wine even support PE executables back then? Did you have any hand in getting the loader to work with them?

"Andi: Yes, as far as I remember there was basic Win32 executable loading support at that time. But the real Win32 support started later. I did improve PE support on several occasions, but I don't remember any details (see ChangeLog for info)..."

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