[Wine] Re: Problems with wincfg

dimesio wineforum-user at winehq.org
Mon Jun 18 08:54:17 CDT 2012

David Bailey wrote:
> 2)      At some point I accidentally ran wine as super user :(


> 4)     When I clicked on the Drives tab, I got the message: Failed to connect to the mount manager.

Sounds like you didn't install all the necessary 32 bit parts of Wine. I believe Fedora splits Wine into lots of different packages; make sure you have all the ones you need.

> Also, if wine is not to be used as super user, why doesn't it check for that eventuality and stop with an error message before any damage is done?

It's not recommended, but ultimately it's the user's choice.

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