[Wine] Wine wants OpenGL for everything... then fails

Declan Moriarty junk_mail at iol.ie
Tue Jan 30 04:40:29 CST 2007

On Mon, 2007-01-29 at 22:15 -0600, Eric P wrote:
> Declan Moriarty wrote: > On Fri, 2007-01-26 at 00:01 -0600, Eric P
>  wrote:  
>  Wine is hosed on my Ubuntu Edgy install. It was working fine
>  on Dapper, and I'm not sure if I tested Wine since  upgrading to
>  Edgy last month. Anyway, no matter what I try to run I get
>  something like this (running notepad in this example) and the program
>  fails to launch:
> >> Any pointers would be very welcome.
> > 
> > Just guessing (I would have to) but I would check the xorg.conf or
> > XF86Config file and see what modules you are loading. Maybe one too few
> > or one too many.
> Thanks for your response.
> I began digging around in my xorg.conf and checking some of my archived
>  versions.  I did see the "glx" module had been present in past files,
>  so I put that back in.  However, the programs ran w/Wine would all
>  freeze.
> Actually, I fiddled around a lot (different video cards/config files),
>  so I'm not sure what I did but Wine is working again.  Sorry for
>  anyone who stumbles on this thread.
> Thanks all the same,

If you farted about with X, and things work, that's fine. If you farted
about wine, people could benefit if you figure out what you did.
        With Best Regards,

        Declan Moriarty.

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