[Wine] No C Drive

Paul Johnson baloo at ursine.ca
Wed May 28 14:28:59 CDT 2008

On Tuesday 27 May 2008 06:52:31 pm vitamin wrote:
> Buttink wrote:
> > i didnt run it as root but with super user thingy sudo but then again you
> > have to have that to do anything so...
> Wrong wrong wrong wrong. Forget about superuser - you are not on windows
> anymore. It's that disabled POS can't do anything as normal user.

Even in real, actual Windows, you shouldn't ever, ever log in as 
Administrator.  Programs that require Administrator permissions to run 
normally should be returned to the manufacturer for refund as defective if 
you're going to use it in Windows and not just fencing it off in it's own 
winebottle safely away from the real world.  To suggest handing over the keys 
to your system to any random program on any platform is criminally stupid at 

Paul Johnson
baloo at ursine.ca

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