[Wine] Re: Installing a software with licence on wine

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sun Mar 13 11:25:32 CDT 2011

janluc66 at libero.it wrote:
> I checked the configuration in wine, it seems to be possible to write the serial number of drive C , but after writing 5LY6Y26D and pressing ok ,I go back to check the serial and I see 0

Yup, it's a known problem of winecfg. To set the serial number of a "drive" create ".windows-serial" file in it's root and put your serial number in it.

In your case it would be:

echo 5LY6Y26D > ~/.wine/drive_c/.windows-serial

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