[Wine] On Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits : stack overflow

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at gmail.com
Wed May 2 16:25:06 CDT 2012

On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 12:40 PM, mohican <wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have little experience with Wine.
> I use it to run two old applications I made on Windows98.
> With WINE 1.4 installed on Ubuntu 11.10 32 bits, they both run fine.
> On my new install of Ubuntu 12.10 64 bits, with the same settings, one of them won't run.
> First I installed WINE 1.5.3 from the Wine ppa. Then I uninstalled it and installed WINE 1.4 from the Ubuntu repositories.
> In both cases, I have the following error message (when lauching from a terminal) :
> "err:seh:setup_exception_record stack overflow 996 bytes in thread 0009 eip 7bc3e41f esp 00230f4c stack 0x230000-0x231000-0x330000"
> (numbers may vary).

Use a 32 bit Wine prefix for Windows98 programs.  By default, 64 bit
Wine will create a 64 bit Wine prefix.


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