[Wine] New user

Sean Carlos sean.carlos at gmail.com
Tue Sep 27 14:40:11 CDT 2005

Pablo Giménez wrote:

> Hi all, i'm a new user of wine and i have some doubts.
> First i'm using wine with gentoo.
> I read in the wine web some info about the config file that wine uses, 
> but in the gentoo ebuild no sample file is installed, or i haven't 
> found it.
> Even more it seems that the winecfg application is used to configure 
> wine, but it seems to not be finished and uses the registry files in 
> ~/.wine to store the configuration settings, it's a pain to touch any 
> registry file, is there any way to use the config file that is 
> described in the docs?
> Where can i get a sample file ?
> I need wine to run a windows application that use tcp/ip, is the 
> network layer implemented in wine, so this emulated application can 
> connect with for example another linu native application that use 
> tcp/ip too?
> Another doubt, if my windows application uses their own dll, appart 
> from the standar windows dll, there is a way to ensure that the 
> application can found this dlls?
> Thanks
> -- 
> Un saludo
> Best Regards
> Pablo Giménez
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Recent versions (since 20050725?) of wine do not use a configuration 
file.   There is

$ winecfg

which will launch a general configuration interface.   There is also

$ wine regedit.exe

if you need it.

Ti saluto,


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