[Wine] Re: No config file

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Fri Jul 21 10:29:05 CDT 2006

On 7/21/06, Ruben Lopez <rl501 at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> I am using Wine 0.9.15 to run a newsreader called Xnews. I have found
> several sites with Wine configurations for Xnews, but all of the sites
> I've found refer to modifying the "$HOME/.wine/config" file.
These are old instructions, any version of wine in the last year or
more (version 0.9.X) does not use the config file.

> The version
> of Wine I am using doesn't use a config file - it uses  system.reg and
> user.reg. Can I use  the modifications from the older config files to
> make changes to the *.reg files and if so, how?
I am not sure about this one.
> And which file
> (system.reg or user.reg) do I change? Thanks.

Both, but you normally do this via winecfg which is a gui application
that does the changes for you.


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