Link or rename wcmd.exe to cmd.exe?

James Hawkins truiken at
Mon Jul 3 04:25:46 CDT 2006

On 7/3/06, Chris <chris.kcat at> wrote:
> On Monday 03 July 2006 01:46, you wrote:
> > What's wrong with wineconsole?
> wineconsole by itself doesn't seem to do anything, and using --help didn't
> work (and there seems to be no man page). Running 'wineconsole wcmd.exe'
> started a command prompt in the activating terminal just like wcmd.exe
> normally does, except the console output is forced to 80x25 output with no
> back buffer (Windows' cmd.exe can have a configurable-sized back-buffer and
> can be resized), and the error/fixme/trace's from the apps run from it are
> displayed improperly (I suppose because they end lines with \n, and in
> wineconsole's console it needs \r\n).

try 'wineconsole --backend=user wcmd.exe'.  Works great for me.

James Hawkins

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