REGRESSION: environment variables no longer possible

Eric Pouech pouech-eric at
Tue Aug 19 13:01:57 CDT 2003

Alexandre Julliard wrote:
> "Dmitry Timoshkov" <dmitry at> writes:
>>Actually it's just the format of the Wine config has changed. Now all
>>environment variables should be surrounded by the percent signes (%HOME%),
>>and are handled by the normal registry code. Alexandre has changed the sample
>>config as well.
> Actually the format of the config has not really changed, most entries
> have been behaving that way for a long time already. I just made the
> drives part of the config behave like all the other entries.
>>Attached patch is rather useless, but however it makes the old profile
>>code be consistent with the new behaviour. A better approach is to
>>completely remove environment handling from profile.c.
> Yes, I think environment handling should be left to the application.
I (incendentally <g>) had the same patch in my tree that what Alexandre 
committed yesterday. I'll send the removal of env handling later on today.


Eric Pouech

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