[Wine] Re: Wine and security, keeping viruses contained

dimesio wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sun May 4 08:05:12 CDT 2008

JerryQuest wrote:
> I un-checked the check boxes, but why can Windows still place a link to a Windows program on my Linux desktop?

Because you can.

The only way I can think of to get the level of security you want would be to create a separate user account solely for running Wine. That account would have access to everything in its own home folder, but not your regular one.

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