[Wine] Re: Installation service Error

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Mar 31 14:42:47 CDT 2009

yoman82 wrote:
> This error persists after a sudo apt-get remove wine* --purge command.

This is wrong. Uninstalling Wine doesn't touch it's configuration. You need to run this instead:

rm -rf ~/.wine

Then verify directory was really removed:

ls -la ~/.wine

If it's still there, then use sudo:

sudo rm -rf ~/.wine

And keep in mind to NEVER EVER use sudo/su to run Wine with.

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