[Wine] Banned for different viewpoint
austinenglish at gmail.com
Thu Feb 12 17:00:30 CST 2009
On Thu, Feb 12, 2009 at 2:07 PM, YeOldeFarte <wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote:
> Greetings! I was just banned from the #winehq channel on freenode for suggesting to a newbie that he use winetricks to install directx 9c. I was told that winetricks is for developers and that installing directx this way can damage your wine install.
> I am currently using the latest developers version of wine with directx 9c installed and configured with the latest winetricks. I am playing the latest Civilization 4 expansion pack with no problems whatsoever on Ubuntu 8.10.
> I resent getting banned for accurate information and think that channel bans should be reserved for obscene or abusive behavior only.
> Thank you for tolerating this rant.
Who banned you?
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