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    Mandriva and wine


    Why can I not get wine 0.9.3 to fuction well with Mandriva 2006, when I get it to function with other distros such as SuSE 10.0 and Fedora Core 4.

    To abandon Windows XP I do need to be able to access my old wk4-files. Actually did get Lotus 123 from SmartSuite 97 to work with Fedora, but not in a stable way, so I went for Excel 97, which works perfectly and has filters for wk4-files, using winetools to install. But not with Mandriva. The setup.exe just wouldn´t do anything. Actually tried quite a few other programs with winetools that would not install on Mandriva: UltimateZip, Excel 97 viewer, PowerPoint 97 Viewer to mention a few. However, Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1 installed wioth Mandriva and so did PowerPoint viewer 2003!

    Why does Mandriva not like wine?

    Krister
    Lytham, UK

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    Made a fresh Madriva installation and as first thing installed wine 0.9.5. When trying to install Excel 97 I get these error messages

    QUOTE:
    [krister@localhost disk1]$ wine install.exe
    wine: Unhandled exception (thread 000a), starting debugger...
    err:seh:EXC_DefaultHandling Unhandled exception code c0000005 flags 0 addr 0x7faa3b93
    UNQUOTE

    Next I applied the suggestions in Frank´s corner to install Excel 97 and get this long debug message:

    QUOTE:
    [krister@localhost disk1]$ WINEDLLOVERRIDES="odccp32=n" wine INSTALL.EXE
    wine: Unhandled page fault on read access to 0x7fdd1a0a at address 0x11df:0x0000001a (thread 000a), starting debugger...
    WineDbg starting on pid 0x8
    fixme:dbghelp:SymLoadModule Should have successfully loaded debug information for image Z:\mnt\cdrom\DISK1\INSTALL.EXE
    Unhandled exception: page fault on read access to 0x7fdd1a0a in 16-bit code (11df:001a).
    In 16 bit mode.
    Register dump:
    CS:11df SS:11ef DS:11ef ES:11c7 FS:003b GS:0033
    IP:001a SP:5964 BP:0000 FLAGS:0202( - 00 - -RI1)
    AX:0000 BX:2400 CX:0800 DX:0000 SI:0000 DI:11ee
    Stack dump:
    0x11ef:0x5964: 046c 101f 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000
    0x11ef:0x5974: 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000
    0x11ef:0x5984: 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000 0000
    023d: sel=11ef base=7fde0f20 limit=0000619f 16-bit rw-
    0238: sel=11c7 base=7fdc1690 limit=0000010f 16-bit rw-
    Backtrace:
    =>1 0x11df:0x001a (0x11df:0x001a)
    0x11df:0x001a: xorw %bp,%bp
    Modules:
    Module Address Debug info Name (69 modules)
    ELF 0x7be82000-7bf00000 Deferred ntdll<elf>
    \-PE 0x7be90000-7bf00000 \ ntdll
    ELF 0x7bf00000-7bf03000 Deferred <wine-loader>
    ELF 0x7eef7000-7ef2b000 Deferred uxtheme<elf>
    \-PE 0x7ef00000-7ef2b000 \ uxtheme
    ELF 0x7ef2b000-7eff9000 Deferred comctl32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7ef30000-7eff9000 \ comctl32
    ELF 0x7eff9000-7f018000 Deferred iphlpapi<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f000000-7f018000 \ iphlpapi
    ELF 0x7f018000-7f060000 Deferred rpcrt4<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f030000-7f060000 \ rpcrt4
    ELF 0x7f060000-7f0f9000 Deferred ole32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f080000-7f0f9000 \ ole32
    ELF 0x7f0f9000-7f158000 Deferred shlwapi<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f110000-7f158000 \ shlwapi
    ELF 0x7f158000-7f22b000 Deferred shell32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f170000-7f22b000 \ shell32
    ELF 0x7f22b000-7f23f000 Deferred lz32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f230000-7f23f000 \ lz32
    ELF 0x7f36b000-7f380000 Deferred midimap<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f370000-7f380000 \ midimap
    ELF 0x7f492000-7f4b6000 Deferred msacm32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f4a0000-7f4b6000 \ msacm32
    ELF 0x7f4b6000-7f4cf000 Deferred msacm<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f4c0000-7f4cf000 \ msacm
    ELF 0x7f4cf000-7f517000 Deferred wineoss<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f4e0000-7f517000 \ wineoss
    ELF 0x7f517000-7f59e000 Deferred winmm<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f520000-7f59e000 \ winmm
    ELF 0x7f59e000-7f601000 Deferred winedos<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f5b0000-7f601000 \ winedos
    ELF 0x7f601000-7f60a000 Deferred libxcursor.so.1
    ELF 0x7f60a000-7f627000 Deferred imm32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f610000-7f627000 \ imm32
    ELF 0x7f627000-7f644000 Deferred ximcp.so.2
    ELF 0x7f644000-7f6ae000 Deferred libgl.so.1
    ELF 0x7f6ae000-7f77a000 Deferred libx11.so.6
    ELF 0x7f77a000-7f792000 Deferred libice.so.6
    ELF 0x7f792000-7f81c000 Deferred winex11<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f7a0000-7f81c000 \ winex11
    ELF 0x7f81c000-7f83c000 Deferred libexpat.so.0
    ELF 0x7f83c000-7f86c000 Deferred libfontconfig.so.1
    ELF 0x7f86c000-7f87f000 Deferred libz.so.1
    ELF 0x7f87f000-7f8e8000 Deferred libfreetype.so.6
    ELF 0x7f8fd000-7f93f000 Deferred advapi32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f910000-7f93f000 \ advapi32
    ELF 0x7f93f000-7f9d4000 Deferred gdi32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f950000-7f9d4000 \ gdi32
    ELF 0x7f9d4000-7fb10000 Deferred user32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7f9f0000-7fb10000 \ user32
    ELF 0x7fc27000-7fc2a000 Deferred iso8859-1.so
    ELF 0x7fc61000-7fd70000 Deferred kernel32<elf>
    \-PE 0x7fc80000-7fd70000 \ kernel32
    ELF 0x7fe83000-7fe87000 Deferred libxrandr.so
    ELF 0x7fe87000-7fe90000 Deferred libxrender.so.1
    ELF 0x7fe90000-7fe9b000 Deferred libnss_files.so.2
    ELF 0x7fe9b000-7feb0000 Deferred winevdm<elf>
    \-PE 0x7fea0000-7feb0000 \ install
    ELF 0x7feb0000-7fed5000 Deferred libm.so.6
    ELF 0x7fed5000-7ffcb000 Deferred libwine_unicode.so.1
    ELF 0x7ffcb000-7ffce000 Deferred xlcdef.so.2
    ELF 0x7ffce000-7ffdc000 Deferred libxext.so.6
    ELF 0xb7e42000-b7e4b000 Deferred libsm.so.6
    ELF 0xb7e4c000-b7e50000 Deferred libdl.so.2
    ELF 0xb7e50000-b7f7e000 Deferred libc.so.6
    ELF 0xb7f7e000-b7f90000 Deferred libpthread.so.0
    ELF 0xb7f91000-b7fab000 Deferred libwine.so.1
    ELF 0xb7fab000-b7fb0000 Deferred libxxf86vm.so.1
    ELF 0xb7fc1000-b7fd8000 Deferred ld-linux.so.2
    Threads:
    process tid prio (all id:s are in hex)
    00000008 (D) Z:\mnt\cdrom\DISK1\INSTALL.EXE
    0000000a 0 <==
    00000009 0
    WineDbg terminated on pid 0x8
    UNQUOTE

    Can anyone help me!?

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    If the apps you mentioned are that important, I'd check out using either Crossover Office or Win4Lin. Both are reasonably priced. Crossover will run some of the apps you mention better than regular Wine. Win4Lin will likely run all of them without problems.

    Edit: Here's Crossover's list of Windows apps under their Wine...
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    Thanks Dan, but I'd rather not spend money one something when I know it works with SuSE 10.0. Have no other desire to use windows programs on Linux, so why will it not work with Mandriva?

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