Windows 3.0 apps can't find their files

Julius Schwartzenberg julius at
Mon Dec 15 12:54:42 CST 2003

Julius Schwartzenberg schreef:

> Duane Clark schreef:
>> Julius Schwartzenberg wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> I've got two apps from 1990. The disk says they need Windows 3.0. 
>>> The first app is Clowns, and the second one is the installer.
>>> When I run one of them, they act like they can't find their files. 
>>> The installer gives an error about a missing file, which is in the 
>>> same dir is the executable itself and Clowns itself misses some 
>>> graphics, which it also does in real Windows when I can't find some 
>>> files.
>>> Any idea how to fix this? I do not get any special errors from Wine.
>> What version of Wine are you using? I seem to remember seeing a patch 
>> to Wine about a month or so ago, to make sure to check the 
>> executable's directory when searching for files.
> I'm using version 20031118.

I just upgraded to 20031212, it still has the same problem.

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