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Old 03-04-2004, 04:42 AM   #1
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dcom98 and wine

[root@localhost root]# wine dcom98.exe
wineserver: /root/.wine/config is not a valid registry file
wine: for some mysterious reason, the wine server failed to run.
[root@localhost root]# WINEDLLOVERRIDES="ole32=n" wine dcom95.exe
wineserver: /root/.wine/config is not a valid registry file
wine: for some mysterious reason, the wine server failed to run.
[root@localhost root]#
what can i do with this...
Old 03-04-2004, 06:46 AM   #2
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Wine is a user program, which should not be run as root. Try running it as a user (after setting up a .config file for the user). It will probably work better then.


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