Path reset on wine update

Vitaliy Margolen wine-devel at
Sat Jul 26 11:17:44 CDT 2008

Max wrote:
> Vitaliy Margolen ha scritto:
>> Massimo Del Fedele wrote:
>>> Maybe that's an already asked question, but.... why does wine reset 
>>> path on each wine update ? That's becoming annoying... I mus reedit 
>>> registry on each update to make my apps work again.
>> Which "path" are you talking about? Please open a bug.
>> Vitaliy
 > THE 'path', the one set in window's environment, the one windows uses to
 > look for executables.
 > Upon wine update, when wineprefix gets updated the path is reset to
 > default one (IIRC c:\\windows;c:\\windows\\system32)
 > I didn't open a bug because I don't know if it's a bug or a required
 > behaviour.
 > For me it's just annoying.
 > Max

Please bottom post.

The "PATH" shouldn't be reset it's a bug. Please check if it resets system 
or user one or both?


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