ptrace regression in Linux 2.6.33-rcX breaking Wine

Scott Ritchie scott at
Thu Feb 11 16:27:57 CST 2010

Michael Stefaniuc wrote:
> Hello guys,
> in case you have a Wine app that stopped working on Linux and you use
> 2.6.33-rcX kernels please give 2.6.32 a whirl. I finally sat down to
> track why the ntdll exception tests started to fail on my machines but
> not on other Fedora boxes. Turns out to be a regression in the Linux kernel:
> thanks
> bye
> 	michael

This isn't the first time a ptrace change broke Wine.  Something very
similar happened a few years ago.

Scott Ritchie

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