WINE installation problem

RW rwmaillists at
Thu Mar 26 06:10:54 PDT 2009

On Thu, 26 Mar 2009 07:20:38 +0100
"Alain G. Fabry" <alainfabry at> wrote:

> Hi,
> My WINE was running fine, but while performing a portupgrade I got an
> error message. So I decided to remove WINE and reinstall. Now I can't
> install it either. 

If you ever do that again, make a package first.

> I get the following message
> ===>  wine-1.1.17,1 builds, but fails upon startup.
> *** Error code 1
> Stop in /usr/ports/emulators/wine.

I'd suggest you either get an old package of wine, or install
portdowngrade and use it to take the wine port back to a previous
version. wine-1.1.16,1 works for me.

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