[Wine] Running Windows Apps Live With Wine On Linux Live DVD

Martin Gregorie martin at gregorie.org
Tue Jan 24 17:13:41 CST 2012

On Tue, 2012-01-24 at 16:06 -0600, winepunk wrote:
> I was under the impression the files from the cd are loaded into ram
> and that becomes what usually is the hard drive (for live
> environment).  This seems strange the app should try to write to dvd
> and not ram.
Its not relevant whether the CD image is buffered in RAM or not: if the
underlying filing system is not writable anything the program writes
will be lost. Since it probably expects to read whatever it wrote at
sometime in future it would fail anyway.


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