[Wine]Wine on FC2 crashes on File Selection dialog

Joachim von Thadden thadden at web.de
Wed Dec 8 03:02:13 CST 2004

Am Mit, Dez 08, 2004 at 01:19:47 +0800 schrieb HaJo Schatz:
> > On Wed, 2004-11-24 at 01:30, HaJo Schatz wrote:
> > > Hi List,
> > > 
> > > My FC2 Wine installation crashes (without any message displayed) on
> > > every application which shows the std. file selection dialog (eg File -
> > > Open) as soon as I change the directory in the dialog or click "OK" or
> > > "Cancel". This even happens with the stock "notepad" that comes with
> > > Wine.
> In a last attempt to solve above issue (before going back to dual-boot,
> argl) I'm trying wild guesses: Anyone here running Wine on a box without
> Floppy-drive? My problem occurs on a laptop which only has the option of
> a USB-Floppy, which I have not connected...

Yes, FC2 on a laptop without floppy. It works like a charm.

> The same issue btw also occurs with the latest Wine of December and with
> CrossOverOffice Eval. I'm really wondering why no-one else seems to have
> that problem!?!
> If only I could figure out how to do a bt after the crash, wine seems
> not to like being debugged by gdb, notepad in such a case doesn't run at
> all it seems...

Why don't you use winedbg? It has to be noted in the system.reg 

[Software\\Microsoft\\Windows NT\\CurrentVersion\\AeDebug] 
"Debugger"="winedbg %ld %ld"

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          Never run a touchy system!!!"

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