Better Debugging Possibilities for Wine on Ubuntu

Marcus Meissner meissner at
Wed Apr 18 02:52:08 CDT 2007

On Wed, Apr 18, 2007 at 09:18:00AM +0200, Stephan Hermann wrote:
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> Dear Colleagues,
> As Scott Ritchie knows, I'm at the moment the reponsible person for
> Wine on Ubuntu.
> I hope that you all know, Ubuntu has a new system for filing 
> crash reports and stacktraces. (named apport aka automatic crash
> reports, some documentation is found at
> Those reports are working quite well for all apps in Ubuntu, but not as
> expected for Wine, especially when windows apps are involved.
> We discussed yesterday about this problem, and now we want your help,
> to make things better.
> What we need from you:
> 	- What do you need from us (Ubuntu) to get better backtraces
> when wine crashes (especially wine-preloader)

We usually get a default wine backtrace using "winedbg --auto ..."

Can you show us some not so good backtraces by your tool?

Ciao, Marcus

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