[Wine] Re: Error on opening, Non 7z Archive

zerogeer6 wineforum-user at winehq.org
Tue Sep 6 14:13:41 CDT 2011

jorl17 wrote:
> Does that *exact same* executable work in Windows? Could the download have corrupted it?
> A simple google query shows up similar questions. For instance: http://www.emailquestions.com/help-desk/995-do-i-fix-7-zip-error.html (proposes a simple solution) or http://forums.nvidia.com/index.php?showtopic=103043
> It might or might not be a Wine bug, but you should be able to get away with it by manually extracting the file with a file extractor and 7-zip support. nevertheless, that console log would be helpful if this doesn't work.
> Also, if it does work, try it out in a Windows machine to see if it's a Wine bug, please.
> Cheers,
> Jorl17

Since it is an .exe file there would be no need to extract anything. I did read that post but it looks like it is more related to archive files, not executables. I cannot get a console to come up on this, the minute I do anything with the file I immediately get the 7z error and it closes the window in focus.

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