[Wine] trouble getting wine from git through a proxy

David Gerard dgerard at gmail.com
Wed Jun 4 04:27:32 CDT 2008

2008/6/4 John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com>:
> On Wed, Jun 4, 2008 at 5:05 AM, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:

>> I must say, I found this warning quite amusing:
>>  http://www.mail-archive.com/wine-devel@winehq.org/msg04375.html

>> The good news is that the wine regedit.exe works like a charm.  The
>> bad news is that
>> it overwrote my actual windows registry with the bunk values in winedefault.reg.
>> Not gonna be very easy to roll back.

> The good thing about this warning is you can make a system restore
> point before this and possibly back yourself out of any registry mess.

Or compile and install it in Cygwin as a non-administrator user, of course!

- d.

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