Keeping people from trying iTunes in Wine?

Octavian Voicu octavian.voicu at
Thu Sep 9 08:35:32 CDT 2010

On Thu, Sep 9, 2010 at 1:46 PM, Scott Ritchie <scott at> wrote:
> This would be relatively simple to implement, and would even be doable
> with a shell script outside of Wine.  Just md5sum the .exe, compare it
> with a blacklist, pop the warning if so, and if not pass it to the
> normal Wine process.

Wouldn't it be better to read the manifest/version information from
the exe (and maybe the installer too)? I think there are too many
versions of the exe to make md5 sums practical.

Also, maybe it should be a warning with an option to ignore it :)


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