How can I find if I have Read/Write permission in Wine-Windows Registry?

David McGlone d.mcglone at
Thu Jan 8 11:30:00 UTC 2009

On Thursday 08 January 2009 12:46:58 am Steven Vollom wrote:
> I enjoy a bible program called e-Sword.  I have been using it pretty much
> trouble free for quite some time.
> Each time I close the package though, it reopens in a random place.  I do
> not have the random choice selected, so it should not do that.
> I contacted e-Sword, and they said it should return to the place I left, if
> I have read/write permission in the registry.
> I use Wine to operate this Windows program.  Does anyone know how to check
> the registry to see if permissions are there for read/write?  If so, and
> they are not authorized, can you tell me how to create read/write
> permission?
> I looked through the registry for Wine and e-Sword, found them in two
> places, but under e-Sword there was no mention of read/write permissions.

Steven, have you looked into Bible Time for linux? I use it and it works 
great. That way you don't have to fool around with wine.

David M.

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