wine on Mandrake 8.1

gerard patel g.patel at
Mon Oct 29 09:40:49 CST 2001

On Mon, 29 Oct 2001 14:58:44 +0100, Vaclav Chaloupka
<vchaloupka at> wrote:

>I have installed wine on Mandrake 8.1 (the RPM from the Mandrake CD), fixed 
>the ~/.wine/config file (man wine.conf) but the wine still does not work.
>If I run what-ever application it does nothing, if I leave it long enough, 
>it displays this....
>[mypc]#wine notepad
>err:ntdll:RtlpWaitForCriticalSection Critical section 0x4011a610 wait timed 
>out, retrying (60 sec) fs=024f

Probably caused by the use of 'native' Ms dlls for a
recent Windows version (Nt, Xp). In this case it's
better to set Wine to use builtin libraries in your config file.


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