[Wine] Re: Multiple Versions of wine

PatricF wineforum-user at winehq.org
Mon Sep 26 13:58:45 CDT 2011

SolisX wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> I have installed wine 1.2.2 and wine 1.3.29. My problem is that when i
> use the one version it updates the registry every time i use the other
> other one. Is there a way to stop this? 
> BTW: If Any one knows how to disable audio in wine 1.3.29 please let me know.

As the previous post said. Just define the WINEPREFIX before you start wine. For example.

:~$ WINEPREFIX=~/.wine.unstable /usr/bin/wine.1.3

And it will create a separate folder. you can easily create a script so you wont have to define the WINEPREFIX everytime.

Hope it helped.

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