Proposal: versioning .wine directory

Steven Edwards winehacker at
Mon Mar 31 23:57:12 CDT 2008

On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 11:40 PM, TheBlunderbuss
<tehblunderbuss at> wrote:
>  I like it, since I already do something like this!
>  How about a more surreptitious way of marking versions? Maybe a reg key
>  or other file.
>  This way, users might not be tempted to rename their ~/.wine and also
>  keep the 1.0 transition smoother for scripts, say.

Embedding the full version number maybe including the git ID of the
source used as a string value in the Wine key should be enough.

Steven Edwards

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