Does wine64 actually work?
bourne.identity at hotmail.com
Tue Dec 5 20:09:08 UTC 2017
On 12/06/17 01:02, Sascha Folie wrote:
> On Tue, 5 Dec 2017 19:01:37 +0000
> Manish Jain <bourne.identity at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> On a FreeBSD 10.3 amd64 box, I am writing some documentation about Wine.
>> I have been using wine32 for quite a while now, and it works remarkably
>> well. wine64 on the contrary seems to be a minefield.
>> I deleted my ~/.wine (which has 32-bit-stuff), installed the wine pkg
>> (which is 64-bit), and tried running a few binaries (notepad.exe and
>> mspaint.exe) under wine64 from Win 7 as well 10.
>> All I could get was trash (or nothing at all).
>> Is there anyone on this list who has had success running 7/10 binaries
>> under wine64 ?
>> The problem seems to be not just with FreeBSD. Linux vm also produces
>> trash with 64-bit Windows binaries.
>> Thanks & Regards,
>> Manish Jain
> I'm running Factorio on FreeBSD 11.1 amd64 on wine-staging-2.21
> without problems.
>  https://www.factorio.com/
I removed wine and installed wine-staging (v2.17), and then I tried
running notepad.exe from Win 7 under wine64. I get:
err:winedevice:ServiceMain Failed to load L"win32k.sys"
No notepad window. Does anyone have any tips for resolving this problem?
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