WinMM section

eric pouech eric.pouech at
Tue Aug 21 12:20:45 CDT 2001

Florian Sukup wrote:
> Hi,
> I try to run the new windows media encoder.
> I got the codeweaver's wine, running SuSE 7.0
> (selfcompiled 2.4.4 Kernel).
> And there is no ms-windows partition on my machine.
> I copied from a windows machine (win98) AVICAP.dll,
> AVICAP32.dll and MSVCRT20.dll to 'c:\windows' and, of
> course the exe file.
> When executing the encoder says, it looks like that it
> is not installed properly and exits. But before that
> wine says:
> ---------- wine output ---------
> err:mmsys:MMDRV_InitHardcoded You didn't setup properly
> the config file for the Wine multimedia modules.
> Will use the hard-coded setup, but this will disapear
> soon.
> Please add a WinMM section to your Wine config file.
> ---------- wine output ---------
> Is there any docu how to add such a section? And is
> there anything else which I should know?, check for documentation and configuration
(unless the demon updating docu is still not fonctional, checkout
on winehq /source/documentation/configuration.sgml)

anyway, this error shouldn't hurt your programm
there are some fallbacks value which should be just fine
what are exactly the symptons and what's not working ?
Eric Pouech (
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