wine and msdos applications

Uwe Bonnes bon at
Mon Sep 3 08:20:33 CDT 2001

Sven Beyer <mail at> wrote:
: Hi!

: Windows Applications seem to run fine uder wine, but for any
: MSDOS-Application FILE, I get the following error:

: wine: can't exec 'FILE': invalid exe file
: Protocol error: process 0x806a100: partial recvmsg 0 for fd

: This happens regardless of winver/dosver (wine is called by 'wine
: --winver winxyz --dosver x.yz FILE'). What am I doing wrong? Do I need
: to start some kind of msdos-wrapper instead of the application itself?

It seems you have an old "dosmod" executable installed.

Uwe Bonnes                bon at

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