[Wine] Is Wine having a bug in it's system?

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at gmail.com
Sun Aug 21 13:18:50 CDT 2011

On 8/21/11 11:02 AM, Gurple wrote:
> Hi, I am running Ubuntu 11.04. I had no internet so I connected the ethernet cable to the modem on my other PC. Thus, getting internet connection, I installed Wine. I was able to open .exe files on Wine yesterday but after I took off the ethernet cable, no internet connection anymore, I couldn't run any .exe files on Wine.
> Before disconnecting the internet, though, I was able to run Rainmeter. It worked but after the internet disconnection, it just would run anymore. It was the same with all my other .exe files.
I have not heard of this before, but does Rainmeter attempt to connect 
to the Internet to distribute information?  If so, this might be the 
cause of the problem.

Can you provide the version of wine you are using (from terminal type in 
wine --version)?


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