Broken Mandrake packages

Marcus Meissner marcus at
Thu Jan 8 15:23:46 CST 2004

On Thu, Jan 08, 2004 at 10:10:59PM +0100, Ivan Leo Murray-Smith wrote:
> > Hmm, OK. I don't know which this person was using. Why is /usr/lib/wine
> > even added to though, surely that isn't necessary? Only
> > libwine needs to be in the linker path.
> libs are in /usr/lib/wine and dlls are in /usr/lib/wine/dlls, not adding
> /usr/lib/wine to causes wine to fail, as it doesn't find
> There are alternative solutions, but this looks good to me, keeps
> dirs tidy and has always worked.


rpm -ql wine

These are all libraries that belong to /usr/lib.
All others (<dllname> dlls must go to /usr/lib/wine/). will look and find them in /usr/lib/wine/ by default when trying to load them.

There is NO need to add /usr/lib/wine to!

Ciao, Marcus

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