[Wine] wine error causing reboot

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Wed May 6 21:43:22 CDT 2009

kamikaze942 wrote:
> socphoenix,  
> Did you ever resolve this issue?  i have just recently installed wine 1.1.20 on 
> Ubuntu 9.04 and as soon as i start wine it boots me to the login screen.   
> I have tried two seperate programs on Wine 
> warcraft 3  ~ it will start the loading screen and then boot me to login screen
> Itunes ~  starts installing after about 5 seconds it boots me to login screen.  
> this is my video driver, 
> filename:       /lib/modules/2.6.28-11-generic/kernel/drivers/acpi/video.ko
> license:        GPL
> description:    ACPI Video Driver
> author:         Bruno Ducrot
> srcversion:     240C6FAC0F04ADD8FA4B2C3
> alias:          acpi*:LNXVIDEO:*
> depends:        output
> vermagic:       2.6.28-11-generic SMP mod_unload modversions 
> parm:           brightness_switch_enabled:bool
> Let me know if anyone has any ideas.   how do i reinstall my graphics drivers?
> im somewhat of a linux noob, but plan on sticking with linux if i can figure out wine.
Your video drivers are crashing.  I don't know how well VIA cards are
supported in Linux, but if Intel cards are any indication, not at all or
not well.

If it is possible to upgrade, get an NVidia card or (ugh) AMD/ATI. 
Anything else is like shooting in the dark (worthless in other words.)

James McKenzie

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