[Wine] Fwd: System logout when installing software
zhongli.xu at gmail.com
Tue Jan 22 03:55:00 CST 2008
On Jan 22, 2008 5:42 PM, Pavel Troller <patrol at sinus.cz> wrote:
> > Hi James,
> > Thanks for the info.
> > On my ubuntu, I run wine as an account (not root) of administer. The
> > is OK.
> > But as an ordinary user, the system logout during the installation
> before I
> > can react. The windows software will install some drivers, which
> > reboot.
> Maybe there is a misunderstanding. You are saying that installing a
> in wine causes your Linux session to be logged out automatically ? If it
> the case, it's not a logout, it's a crash, maybe of an X server.
Yes, it is. Does that mean it is a bug of WINE?
> > Does WINE has any method to prevent this automatic logout behavior?
> Normal behaviour is, that when and application requests windows to reboot,
> wine executes a special program called wineboot, which performs the
> of the windows reboot. When the program doesn't reboot windows
> but request it on you, you have to run wineboot manually from the shell.
> then finishes the installation.
> There is no such thing as automatic logout of a Linux session.
> With regards, Pavel Troller
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