Wine's compatibility lists (updated)

Andreas Mohr andi at
Mon Nov 11 10:17:49 CST 2002

On Mon, Nov 11, 2002 at 02:44:00PM +0100, Alberto Massari wrote:
> Hi Carlos,
> At 13.27 09/11/2002 +0100, Carlos Lozano wrote:
> >Hello,
> >
> >It includes 3 lists, a gold list with applications what are
> >working almost 100% in wine, a silver list with application
> >what could be working in wine with some work in them, and
> >the full list with every test done :)
> Speaking about IE 5.5, I was able to install it without first installing 
> dcom95/98 simply by placing rundll32.exe in the c:\windows directory.

> I know that a pre-requisite of the compatibility list is not to have files 
> coming from a Windows installation, so I wanted to ask everybody: should be 
> build a built-in version of rundll32.exe (just like we have regedit and 
> regsvr32)? Or is this job already on the plate of who is in charge of doing 
> the "reboot" utility (a bunch of the RunOnce entries written by the 
> installer of IE are calls to rundll32.exe)? Or am I volunteering for the 
> job? ;-)
Yes, this should be done (should be fairly easy, too).
And yes, you are ;-)
(and no, I'm not working on this part)

Waiting for programs/rundll32/,

Andreas Mohr

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