Winecfg -> browse for folder

Alexandre Julliard julliard at
Wed Nov 24 10:54:04 CST 2004

Mike Hearn <mike at> writes:

> Yes, this was expected. Just ensure only Z: is mapped during the directory
> browser operation. See the code in drive.c to find out how to modify drive
> mappings using win32 but to be honest the easiest way would be to make a
> copy of the current configuration data, modify it so only Z: is mapped,
> run the picker and then restore the config afterwards with the new drive
> the user selected mapped.

You don't want to do that, there may be other apps running; messing
with the current drive config is definitely not an option. We need to
somehow extend the Windows file dialogs to allow browsing the Unix
file system, this is something many Winelib apps will want too.

Alexandre Julliard
julliard at

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