[Wine] wine upgrade 1.1.9 broke program

Austin English austinenglish at gmail.com
Sat Dec 6 14:58:23 CST 2008

On Sat, Dec 6, 2008 at 1:52 PM, daleoregon <wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote:
> I tested and found that wine 1.1.8 worked and 1.1.9 did not.
> Using "git bisect" I narrowed down to a patch and filed bug # 16376 on this. I did a bit of searching first and didn't spot this problem, but my apologies if a duplicate.
> Bug report:  http://bugs.winehq.org/show_bug.cgi?id=16376
> If useful to see the code being called I could ask the program author for that. I'm not sure if that would help or not.
> Also, in order to get this program to work at all you need to download "winhttp.dll" and put that file in the .wine/.../system32 directory. I'm not quite sure why that file does not appear in the directory along with all the others, but I'm not much more than a casual user of wine.

Wine includes that DLL, just doesn't put a 'fake' one in system32.
Does your app need it there? Does an empty file named winhttp.dll
'fix' it?


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