[Wine] Re: Wrong path to app.exe
wineforum-user at winehq.org
Thu Jun 19 04:49:59 CDT 2008
John Sved wrote:
> Yesterday (one day after its release) I installed WINE 1.0 via openSuSE 10.3 YAST - from repository. I also installed WINE-DOORS 0.1.2.
> (first I unistalled and deleted earlier test installations and .wine folder)
> Then I installed IE6 via the WINE-DOORS list. This also installed a lot of other windows stuff. This is often advised to support other apps. Very nice!
> IE6 was then tested. It appeared to work OK.
> Then I installed via WINE-DOORS an app for work purposes. WINE-DOORS also prompted for another windows app which then allows the help facility to actually display text. Very nice!
> I installed TomTom Home2 and that was also OK although there is still the plugdev groups problem for SuSE.
> All apps were manually registered in the KDE apps menue. This worked.
> But later .....
> Now none of these installed apps start.
> Here is what was report from a console.
> ####:/home/####/.wine/drive_c/Program Files/Internet Explorer # wine iexplorer. exe
> wine: created the configuration directory '/root/.wine'
> Could not load Mozilla. HTML rendering will be disabled.
> wine: configuration in '/root/.wine' has been updated.
> wine: could not load L"C:\\windows\\system32\\iexplorer.exe": Module not found
> BIT each app.exe is in its own folder .... not in system32
> Somehow WINE has changed the path information.
> I have tried the root folded. IE6 was started. Again the was a prompt to install gecko. After the installation the IE6 wind was blank and a menu (for Gecko stuff ?) could be invoked.
> Before WINE 1.0 the installed windows apps at least loaded and ran "normally".
> Any suggestions?
restart from scratch by erasing $HOME/.wine and dont use the root user.
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