Hi James,<br><div class="gmail_quote"><br>Thanks for the info.<br><br>On my ubuntu, I run wine as an account (not root) of administer. The setup is OK.<br>But as an ordinary user, the system logout during the installation before I can react. The windows software will install some drivers, which requires reboot.
<br><br>Does WINE has any method to prevent this automatic logout behavior?<div><div></div><div class="Wj3C7c"><br><br><br><div class="gmail_quote">On Jan 21, 2008 11:15 PM, James McKenzie <<a href="mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org" target="_blank">
</a>> wrote:<br><blockquote class="gmail_quote" style="border-left: 1px solid rgb(204, 204, 204); margin: 0pt 0pt 0pt 0.8ex; padding-left: 1ex;"><div>Zhongli Xu wrote:<br>> Hi all,<br>><br>> Has anyone encountered this problem when installing software?
<br>> This software requires the system to reboot. However, when installing<br>> with root permission,<br><br></div>NEVER RUN WINE AS ROOT. It will not work properly and may leave leave<br>Wine in an unusable state. If the software requires Administrative
<br>rights, Wine will handle this and it does not require you to be root.<br><div>> the system will not logout automatically.<br></div>This is because you have to run wineboot or let Wine complete through
<br>and reset itself.<br><div>> After login again, I found that the files have been copied. It seems<br>> nothing wrong exception system logout itself.<br></div>What is the program and has a bug been registered in the Wine Bugzilla?
<br>What happens if you try the install as an ordinary user? If the install<br>does not complete as an ordinary user, please file a bug in the Wine<br>Bugzilla.<br><div>><br>> My system is ubuntu 7.10
with wine 0.9.46. The same problem pops up on<br>> Suse 10.3 with wine 0.9.52.<br>><br></div>And it should. Wine should not be run, ever, as root.<br><br><br></blockquote></div><br>