[Wine] wine & virtual device drivers

Sylvain Petreolle spetreolle at yahoo.fr
Wed Feb 21 09:56:28 CST 2007

--- Juan Luis Ramos <jlramv at terra.es> a écrit :

> Hi,
> I'm trying to run a windows applicaction that requires access to a
> parallel port security device. I need to install 'Hardlock Device
> Driver' from Alladin but the installer returns:
> "Installing  the Device drivers failed. The error message is:
> Failed to query processes accesing the driver.
> Failed to open the registry"

wine is not intented to run windows drivers (.sys & .vxd wont work),
see FAQ: http://www.winehq.org/site/docs/wine-faq/index#USE-WINDOWS-DRIVER-WITH-WINE

Kind regards,
Sylvain Petreolle (aka Usurp)
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