[Wine] How to give write access to a folder ?

James Mckenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Wed Aug 25 14:41:39 CDT 2010

Seb855 <wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote:
>I just switched my username on ubuntu from Custom to administator user , im right clicking world of warcraft folder and choosing Permission , then im
>trying to give write access , but when im selecting it , it goes right back to : --- . 

Why are you trying to run Wine as root?  This leads to all sorts of troubles.  Wine is a userspace program designed to be run as an ordinary user.

James McKenzie

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