[Wine]problems installing MS Office on wine

Joachim von Thadden thadden at web.de
Thu Dec 2 16:53:32 CST 2004

Am Don, Dez 02, 2004 at 12:41:58 -0500 schrieb Nave, Ronald:
> I was getting multiple errors followed by the wine debugger aborting.

Yes, because you did not install DCOM98!

> Based on information from the user group I have installed  dcom98.exe
> ( by downloading dcom98.exe and running  wine dcom98.exe ) 
> This appeared to work , but produced a warning message  ( newer  version of
> dcom already installed)

What I said: You did not install it, because it thinks, you have a never
one. Use

WINEDLLOVERRIDES="ole32=n" wine dcom98.exe

This will install it. Then try with Office.

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          Never run a touchy system!!!"

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