acad 2004 license file bug

Dan Kegel dank at
Sun Jun 4 22:42:10 CDT 2006

Jaap wrote:
>The autocad installer indicated that I needed internet explorer 6.0,
>so I installed that using winetools.

Don't use winetools, please.  As you noticed, it does bad things to
your ~/.wine.
Or, if you do use it, please report problems to the winetools
developer, not here.

> (can wine fake internet explorer,
>so i don't need to install the real thing?)

Yes.  Here's what I do:

# Fake IE per workaround in
wineserver -k
cat >> $HOME/.wine/system.reg <<"_EOF_"

[Software\\Microsoft\\Internet Explorer]

- Dan

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