potential bug in winecfg

Jesse Allen the3dfxdude at gmail.com
Thu Dec 29 10:33:44 CST 2005

On 12/29/05, Jesse Allen <the3dfxdude at gmail.com> wrote:
> I have also seen a problem with winecfg freezing the whole box the
> last two days, 20051226 snapshot.  Outsite ping won't even work.  My
> distro is slackware-current here.  I think it may be related to audio
> because I removed my user from the audio group and I have not since
> been able to recreate the lockup.  The reason I guessed audio is
> because 9 times out of 10 it locks up when clicking the audio tab.
> But it also locks up in or clicking the graphics tab.

Ok, I have now had it freeze without audio group permissions.  I also
know how to recreate the freeze.  Start winecfg, go to audio tab, make
a change (I unselect OSS and reselect), hit apply, then OK, then
immediately start winecfg again.  It then freezes.

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