How can an app detect it's running under WINE?

Greg Turner gmturner007 at
Fri Oct 25 03:59:20 CDT 2002

On Friday 25 October 2002 03:55 am, Uwe Bonnes wrote:
> >>>>> "Greg" == Greg Turner <gmturner007 at> writes:
>     Greg> I don't like this solution.  Those entries are likely to be
>     Greg> present in certain shared wine / native windows configurations.
> The "Software\\Wine\\Wine\\Config" tree is read from ~/.wine/config on each
> startup and is not written to a .reg file. So if it ret mixed, things are
> broken.
> Bye

I didn't think of those.  you are right, that seems pretty safe.


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