Proposal: versioning .wine directory
stefan at codeweavers.com
Sun Mar 30 13:37:56 CDT 2008
Am Sonntag, 30. März 2008 20:46:08 schrieb Austin English:
> My comment from the bug:
> "How about a little file in .wine or a registry key that is read upon
> running wine, and should match the current wine version. If it doesn't,
> call wineprefixcreate (or pop up an error saying that the registry is
> outdated), which then updates that key to the current wine version.
> Shouldn't be too much overhead and prevents quite a few problems."
In the past I've had more problems with wineprefixcreate trashing my registry
than I had with outdated registry entries. Especially if you have Internet
Explorer or the DirectX SDK or runtime installed running wineprefixcreate has
bad side effects.
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