kernel32 console bug?
reif at earthlink.net
Wed Dec 20 14:00:18 CST 2006
Eric Pouech wrote:
> if you move the test() call a couple of lines below, when the console
> is actually created, it should work.
> for the actual program to run, you should use wineconsole.
> 2006/12/20, Robert Reif <reif at earthlink.net <mailto:reif at earthlink.net>>:
> I get an error when running a windows console program on wine. It
> appears that in wine, GetStdHandle(STD_INPUT_HANDLE) doesn't return a
> handle to a console so GetConsoleMode() on that handle fails. The
> actual programs that fail are at: http://simh.trailing-edge.com/
I just launched these .exes on xp in explorer and they created a console
Doing the same thing in wine using winefile produces the same failure as
in wine. The program quits when GetConsoleMode fails. The programs do
work using wineconsole.
Somehow windows knows to run these .exes in a console window but wine
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