[Bug 11306] software built with Visual C++ software library crashes

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Wed Apr 16 13:09:43 CDT 2008


--- Comment #6 from Austin English <austinenglish at gmail.com>  2008-04-16 13:09:39 ---
(In reply to comment #5)
> Uninstalled program, then reinstalled program via right ckicking the setup app
> and from the right click menu, I selected "Open with Wine Windows emulator"
> (Wine-Doors is a different option). New install repeats errors as per initial
> post.

It looks like it may also need vcrun2005:
$ wget http://www.kegel.com/wine/winetricks
$ sh winetricks vcrun2005

$ mv ~/.wine ~/.wine.bak
Then reinstall. If it works, we know it's fixed in 0.9.59, otherwise, still

> I have other programs in my current ~/.wine; since this bug seems to be
> correctable by using Wine 0.9.59, and since I am not wanting to reinstall
> everything should this suggestion work for Watchtower Library 2007, I will stop
> involving myself in this bug.

Again, you can try backing up your old .wine and reinstalling. Otherwise, two
A) Run $ wineprefixcreate
This should update your ~/.wine with any new dlls/registry entries/etc that are
missing. If it doesn't work, and reinstalling fresh does work, please file a
bug, as we're trying to identify any bugs in wineprefixcreate.
B) Reinstall Watchtower in it's own prefix. That would allow you to keep your
old apps and their settings, and run Watchtower in its own 'sandbox' if you
$ WINEPREFIX=~/.watchtower wine watchtower_setup.exe

> Thank you for your time, Austin.
No problem.

> The software has no demo and is not allowing public distribution.
That's fine, but any help you can provide with debugging and testing will help
make wine better for you and everyone else.

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