[Wine] Fwd: Re: Regsvr32 running through Gecko
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Tue Sep 21 02:23:51 CDT 2010
On 21 September 2010 01:33, James McKenzie <jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net> wrote:
> Forwarding to the list.
> Anyone experienced this?
I have seen this, but only when upgrading a prefix that has ie6
installed via winetricks. It opens up http://RegSvr32 in IE, but IE
does not crash.
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: Re: Regsvr32 running through Gecko
> Date: Mon, 20 Sep 2010 09:06:55 -0700 (GMT-07:00)
> From: James Mckenzie <jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net>
> Reply-To: James Mckenzie <jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net>
> To: Jacek Caban <jacek at codeweavers.com>
> Jacek Caban<jacek at codeweavers.com> wrote:
>> On 9/20/10 12:22 AM, James McKenzie wrote:
>>> Interestingly enough, when Wine goes to update my .wine prefix, the
>>> updater is trying to run regsvr32 through Gecko.
>> This sentence doesn't make any sense, I'm afraid.
> I agree on second reading.
> Here is what is happening:
> I start wine notepad from within a newly built 1.3.2 in its own directory on
> my Mac. I have set the 'appropriate' paths to point to this directory.
> The 'Updating configuration in<directory>' dialog pops up. Then iexpore
> (gecko) starts with a line 'res://...#http://RegServer' in the address
> block. This crashes (I have logs if you want them) and the "Program has
> encountered a serious problem" dialog comes up. I click on the Ok button
> and then notepad starts.
> I was just wondering why Wine was trying to register a typelib file that
> does not exist in my C:\Windows\system32 directory and if I have to 'flush'
> my Wine directory and let Wine create a new one.
> Sorry for the confusion. Sometimes I confuse myself with these trashy
> James McKenzie
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