[Wine] Running XP programs in wine
dotancohen at gmail.com
Thu Feb 28 04:17:01 CST 2008
On 28/02/2008, Dan Kegel <dank at kegel.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 27, 2008 at 2:11 PM, Dotan Cohen <dotancohen at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Even when I install MSVCR80.dll from a Windows machine into
> > ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/system32System32 it does not work.
> It's designed not to. You simply cannot copy msvcr80.dll
> into plain old windows/system32. It aborts if you do.
> You have to use the installer, which is what winetricks does.
Oh? I didn't realize that it could not be simply copied over to system32.
I just downloaded the latest winetricks from
http://www.kegel.com/wine/winetricks and it does _not_ have an
installed for MSVCR80.dll, and grepping the source code does not find
the string "msvcr80" in it at all.
Can I 'install' msvcr80.dll another way? If I put the file in
system32, is there a registry entry that I can add so that it will be
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