[Wine] "gdi32.dll" failed to initialize, aborting

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Mon Jan 19 21:26:37 CST 2009

ver wrote:
> I have a really weird issue which started when I installed some truetype fonts on my system.
> So far I've been able to verify this with Wine 1.1.3 and am about to test with Wine 1.1.13.
> doneill at mandy /World of Warcraft $ winecfg
> doneill at mandy /World of Warcraft $ winecfg
> err:module:attach_process_dlls "gdi32.dll" failed to initialize, aborting
> err:module:LdrInitializeThunk Main exe initialization for L"C:\\windows\\system32\\winecfg.exe" failed, status c0000005
What operating system are you using?  This problem has existed on the
Mac version, including a 'home brew' build of 1.1.13.  This may point
out a problem with the use of True Type fonts with this build.

James McKenzie

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