winetrick & mono dot net 3.5 emmulation.

Hin-Tak Leung hintak_leung at
Wed Aug 25 23:11:31 CDT 2010

apologies - for laziness, I picked one message with Dan Kegel and did a reply 
and emptied subject/body. I guess that messes up e-mail software that actually 
uses the invisible headers for threads.

-------- Original Message --------
Subject: Re: winetrick & mono  dot net 3.5 emmulation.
Date: Wed, 25 Aug 2010 21:01:09 -0700
From: James McKenzie <jjmckenzie51 at>
To: Hin-Tak Leung <hintak_leung at>

Hin-Tak Leung wrote:
> The installer of one application I have requires Net 3.5 and refuses 
> to install
> if it is not detected. Yet it runs adequately well with mono 2.6.x 
> (when installed to Vista then copied over). So I am wondering if there 
> should be a winetrick "lie about having .net 3.5" registry setting, 
> and go about seeing what needs to be done - e.g. how is that installer 
> detecting dot net 3.5 ?
Can you open a separate thread for this?  I'm going ahead and deleting
all of the messages from the hijacked thread on my system and you have a
very good point to make.

James McKenzie

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