What does not
IE7 is pretty useless. It makes no attempt to load anything and has a plethora of problems.
What was not tested
The winetricks recipe is so convoluted it's no real help. Workarounds are probably be possible but working out what they are will be a nightmare.
|Distribution||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Rating||Submitter|
|Current||Ubuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jul 13 2013||1.6-rc5||Yes||Yes||Bronze||Ken Sharp|
|Show||Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Sep 07 2011||1.3.27||No, but has workaround||Yes||Garbage||A Wine user|
|Show||Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Dec 26 2010||1.3.10||No||Not installable||Garbage||A Wine user|
|Show||Ubuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Dec 08 2010||1.3.8||No||Not installable||Garbage||A Wine user|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|34047||IE7 reports lookup failure before the main window opens||NEW||View|
|34049||IE7 does not navigate to web pages or obey home page setting||NEW||View|