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No Path in Wine Konfiguration


while all other Apps show devices in > Bottlemanager > Wine-Configuration > Devices Assignment but one does not.
Error message (translation from German): Error while connecting with mountmanager. The devicesconfiguration can not be edited.
How and where can I fix this?



CO Linux 12.5.0

I'm not very much sure how to fix this, so might I sugget a support ticket? You're the only one I know of with this specific problem, so the community might not have the answer you're looking for.

In any case, if I understand you correctly, you need to modify the drives in Winecfg (hence mountmanager) to access them in the bottle. You can do this manually by putting symbolic links to whatever you need in the "dosdevices" folder inside a bottle. For instance if you need "/home/someuser/important" then, in a terminal, in the dosdevice folder:

ln -s /home/someuser/important/ d:"

The support wiki also has this page to read. That will at least get you access to what you need until a solution is found for Winecfg.

You could also try to rename the old "dosdevices" folder in the offending bottle. Supposing this is a rights issue (not that I know why that would happen), that could clear the problem. The dosdevices folder will simply be recreated on use of said bottle with a minimum set of drives - and that might "reset" things - to which you can add back your extra drives later. To be honest I have no idea if this will help "fix" the problem, I just know it won't do worse.

Thanks for your reply but no success so far.



Well, if you can't manually add drives with symbolic links, your bottle is well beyond anything I could manage. I now strongly suggest a support ticket as the staff would know better than me.

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