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Embarcadero RAD Studio XE8

Application Details:

Version: RAD Studio XE8
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 3.0

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Test Results

Old test results
The test results for this version are very old, and as such they may not represent the current state of Wine. Please consider submitting a new test report.
Selected Test Results

What works

  • Designing (VCL form designer and object inspector)
  • Writing code
  • Error insight
  • Compiling
  • Debugging

What does not

  • Installer needs workarounds


  1. WINEARCH=win32
  2. In winecfg Windows Version must be switched to Windows XP
  3. Use winetricks to install ie8 and msxml3
  4. Must be uninstalled Mono and Gecko
  5. Manual install DotNet 3.5 SP1 (do not install from winetricks!)
  6. Need to wait while mscorsvw.exe is working
  7. After automatically stopping mscorsvw.exe process, switch Windows Version in winecfg to Windows 7
  8. You can install RAD XE8

What was not tested

  • InterBase Server and components
  • DUnits
  • Refactoring
  • FMX
  • IDE Insight
  • Other languages than Delphi
  • Most of the more advanced features of the IDE
  • Activation of the IDE (was running in trial mode so far)
  • 64 Bit prefix (apparently has problems with .NET)
  • 64 Bit compiler
  • OS X compiler

Hardware tested


  • GPU: Intel
  • Driver: open source

Additional Comments

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 28 20183.0Yes Yes YesGoldDmitriy Balashov 
ShowmacOS 10.12 "Sierra"Mar 03 20172.0Yes Yes GoldAntonio Mendes 
ShowUbuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 06 20151.7.55Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 

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