[Wine] Re: For what reason the "official" Wine does not suppo

dimesio wineforum-user at winehq.org
Thu Jul 15 13:44:01 CDT 2010

John Drescher wrote:
> > Thanks Gert for your thoughts! No, once the drive changed states to being
> > read-only, after running my wine apps, the only recourse I have to getting
> > it going again is to reboot. I cannot dismount the drive as Linux continues
> > to believe some process is using it, even though I have killed all the
> > PortableApps processes and stopped the wine server itself. It is interesting
> > to note that whenever I get into trouble with using the Passport drive,
> >  even the Linux system itself cannot dismount the drive during its shutdown
> > process. Which is really surprising since dismounting all drives is one of
> > the last things that happens, after all other system and user processes have
> > been terminated!
> > 
> > 
> Look at your dmesg output. To me this sounds like a HW failure or a kernel bug.\

Yes, this goes way beyond anything Wine can do. As Gert said, a change to Wine may have triggered a bug somewhere else.

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