Shoes 3.2 (Federales) Windows/Gtk3 - Proof of Concept
- Cecil Coupe
- 2014-01-12 @ 09:06
I managed to cross compile a mostly working Red Shoes and installer
for Windows using my Linux box and tested it with a Win7 VM. You can
get more details at http://mvmanila.com/2014/01/12/79/ Although it's
harmless to install, it's not for the casual user and **it doesn't fix
anything** in Red Shoes that regular Shoes users would care about. That
said, it does demonstrate that Red Shoes can be moved to the future
without knowing very much about Windows.
Long time mailing list denizens might remember I tried to do this 2
or 3 years ago and I gave up. As they say, "this time it's different!".
Are there problems? More than I care to count! But, compared to what
does work (a lot), it's a nice proof-of-concept. It doesn't run in Wine
though so you'll need a windows box or a VM.