[Wine] nothing will work now

James Mckenzie jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net
Wed Jun 9 13:20:10 CDT 2010

nww02 <wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote at Jun 9, 2010 8:27 AM:
>Since upgrading, I also installed PlayOnLinux, which upped Wine to 1.2.. Since then,
>I've been unable to run about 80% of my apps on Wine, whether newly installed, or
>previously installed.  Everything just seems to die with no error. 
>I downgraded back to Wine 1.0, and everything started working again.  I re-upgraded to
>Wine 1.2 without PlayOnLinux, and again, everything stopped working.
>I wiped my .wine folder, and re-created everything, then re-installed some apps and
>games.. No joy, usually with no error, often with D3D errors, PixelFormat errors and so
>on.   Downgraded to Wine1.0 again, and everything starts working.
What happens when you try to run the 'broken' applications from a terminal session?

The FAQ page has a link at the top on how to run from the terminal and how to generate a log file.

James McKenzie

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