Bringing Wine into Main

Jim Lieb jim.lieb at
Tue Dec 16 23:24:26 UTC 2008

On Tuesday 16 December 2008 14:28:21 Scott Ritchie wrote:
> > Not sure if this is relevant to wine going into main, but I have to
> > admit, I find it very frustrating in Intrepid that whenever i stick in a
> > cd with an autorun or windows executable, it comes up with an autorun
> > dialog which i have to cancel and which i would never have used since im
> > using crossover linux or cedega anyway.
> >
> > Alex
> More worrisome is the fact that if you try and use that dialog it will
> just error out entirely rather than opening it with Wine.
> Thanks,
> Scott Ritchie
I don't know too much about the current state of Wine but can't you use
/proc/sys/fs/binfmt_misc w/ a .exe filter?
Jim Lieb
Ubuntu Kernel Team
Canonical Ltd.

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