winecfg dosdevices unusable
wine at eternaldusk.com
Thu Oct 27 19:37:51 CDT 2005
I noticed this as well last night when I was testing some Windows
programs for compatibility. I'm glad Wino mentioned it here, because I
I went into the dosdevices directory and set up the links manually,
because it's real hard to get non-fubar'd results with winecfg.
wino at piments.com wrote:
> just getting into a fresh installation with 0.9
> ran up winecfg and tried to add a device for my dvd burner.
> editing the device name is unusable. No cursor , then after a first
> character is entered the edit seems to jump to insert mode and puts
> the cursor at the begingin of the line. There seems no way enter text
> normally to enter a device name.
> This whole interface seems badly broken. I had to fall back to good
> old command line to sort out the mess made by winecfg and add the
> devices I need.
> Disappointing start to 0.9 , I wonder what new user would make of that.
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