New winetricks 20110105: improved download error recovery, added first-run optin dialog. New winetricks 20110105-alpha: menu divided into categories, added 35 games

Austin English austinenglish at
Thu Jan 6 13:01:03 CST 2011

On Thu, Jan 6, 2011 at 6:14 PM, Qian Hong <fracting at> wrote:
> Dear Michael Stefaniuc,
> I can't agree more with you, IE6 must die, the sooner the better.
> But unfortunately, sometimes I can't leave IE6. For example,my online bank
> is IE only, it can't work without ActiveX. Maybe you'll suggest me to change
> another online bank without ActiveX, but unfortunately again, my student
> card is bundling with that bank, so as everyone in our school. Serveral
> websites of our school are IE only.

The idea is to use IE7 and deprecate IE6 (for use in working around
wine bugs). Wine's internal infrastructure is now closer to the IE7
design, and installing IE6 can make things worse, not better.


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