./tools/wineinstall not able to recognize my Windows partition.

Duane Clark dclark at akamail.com
Sun May 18 14:08:40 CDT 2003

omsai wrote:
>>However, are you really sure you want to do that? I strongly recommend
>>that you create a "fake" windows install, and just copy over any files
>>you want from the real Windows. Otherwise, you risk messing up the real
> What files exactly do I need to copy over?

Typically, the files (mostly DLLs) in windows\system and fonts in 
windows\Fonts. Copy them into the corresponding directory in the fake 

In general, the only native DLL I use by default is msvcrt.dll, because 
the wine version still needs a lot of work. Other DLLs I only use on a 
case by case basis, configured in my ~/.wine/config.

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