Wineconf follow up: Wine Usage Data Collection

Austin English austinenglish at
Wed Oct 8 16:01:19 CDT 2008

On Wed, Oct 8, 2008 at 3:38 PM, Mark Wagner <carnildo at> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 8, 2008 at 13:20, Austin English <austinenglish at> wrote:
>> If someone only uses Wine periodically/infrequently, we're unlikely to see it.
>> Currently, we've got two problems:
>> 1) We want to collect Wine usage data, so we know where to concentrate
>> our efforts.
> Will the number of times a Windows program is run give you the
> information you're looking for, though?  I know that, as a user, the
> programs I run the most are the ones that work the best, and so don't
> need much effort.  On the other hand, the programs that I run the
> least are the ones that don't work, which seem to me to be the ones
> that need effort.
> --
> Mark Wagner

Presumably, each app would only be submitted once per user. How this
would be done has yet to be explored.


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