What creates fake files?

Andreas Mohr andi at rhlx01.fht-esslingen.de
Tue Mar 5 14:15:45 CST 2002

On Tue, Mar 05, 2002 at 12:02:49PM -0800, Andriy Palamarchuk wrote:
> I need to test a fix for a bug on a clean Wine
> installation.
> After removing my configuration directory, running
> tools/wineinstall I noticed that new Windows
> directories do not have fake files with 0 length I
> used to see in my old directory (shell.dll,
> shell32.dll, winsock.dll, wnsock32.dll, autoexec.bat,
> config.sys). All these fake files have exactly the
> same time, the same as some directories (e.g. Recent,
> SendTo, which do not exist in the new directory).
> Obviously, all these changes could not be made
> manually by me.
> Do you know what application created these
> files/directories or I just dreamed all this up?
winesetuptk does this.

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