[Wine] Re: Segmentation Fault

ischou wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Aug 2 22:18:08 CDT 2011

jjmckenzie wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 1, 2011 at 8:33 PM, ischou <wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote:
> > Also, keep in mind that when you upgrade your version of wine and use the same WINEPREFIX to run your program, wine
> > will update your WINEPREFIX, and you cannot simply downgrade wine to run from the same WINEPREFIX.
> > 
> Not so fast.  I do this repeatedly.  Wine will 'update' data in your
> Wine Prefix if it discovers that a newer installation is present or an
> older one.

Really?  Every time I've done this, my programs always crash when I attempt to use a older version of wine.  I make it a habit of naming my WINEPREFIXES now with the wine version that prefix is associated with.  Maybe I'm just unlucky.

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