[Wine] Re: Problem running Windows Notepad under Wine

Segin segin2005 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 19 00:45:08 CDT 2007

Mantar, Feyelno nek dusa wrote:
> On Sun, 23 Jul 2006 20:59:05 +0000, Segin wrote:
>>That's something that has nothing to do with Wine, actually. Since 
>>you're using Ubuntu, you are probably using the GNOME desktop. Sorry, 
>>but I don't know much about GNOME. I suggest you use the 
>>gnome-mime-editor program and look for something liek 
>  The easy way is to change "preferred applications" under the settings
> menu. A custom setting of "wine /path/to/notepad.exe %s" should do it, but
> beware, I'm going from memory on the %s, it might be a different letter,
> and also "/path/to" may be optional depending on how you've set up your
> Wine drives.
>  Gedit, the gnome equivalent of Notepad, handles DOS line endings just
> fine, too. I imagine she'll migrate to that eventually, but comfort come
> first. :)
I am afraid that Gedit strips CR's from line endings when it saves.

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