CreateFile("conin$") issue

Eric Pouech pouech-eric at
Mon Jun 2 14:25:36 CDT 2003

Oleg Prokhorov wrote:
> Hello ,
> I've been examining compatibility of OpenWatcom C/C++ compiler with
> Wine. And it works just fine except one thing.
> So I request for your help to eliminate it, it looks easy but covers
> wine client/server stuff, which is not so trivial.

for this call to work correctly, you must run your app in a console. 
using wineconsole <yourapp> instead of wine <yourapp> should fix it


Eric Pouech

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