FirstClass Client

Application Details:

Version: 8.x
License: Free to use
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.27

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What does not

App either exits silently, or stays in RAM running at 50% CPU.


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Additional Comments

Regression. Will run a bisect. Version 8.326

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 14 20091.1.27Yes No GarbageKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 05 20091.1.20Yes Yes SilverKen Sharp 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 21 20070.9.41.Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 6.06 "Dapper" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 21 20060.9.10.Yes Yes GoldMotin 
ShowUbuntu 5.10 "Breezy" (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 26 20050.9.3.No Yes Silveran anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
2280 BACKSPACE and LEFT ARROW not responding with FirstClass v7.112 CLOSED FIXED View
3764 First Class BBS Client Version 8.047 crashes Wine CLOSED FIXED View
6246 dbghelp:First class client just hangs. CLOSED FIXED View
13891 start.exe http://someurl/ does not work (affects any app that invokes external browser, e.g. Google Sketchup) CLOSED FIXED View
19392 Runes of magic : crash while entering world CLOSED FIXED View

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HowTo / Notes

version 8

I have found, that version 8 for windows 98 works far better than version 9. Specifically, images do not show up in version 9.

Open FirstClass attachments and links
If you want to be able to open attachments and web links from FirstClass in you local Linux applications, do this (All versions):

1. Download the files winenative
and open_native.reg

2. In a terminal:
# As root
sudo cp winenative /usr/bin/
sudo chmod +x /usr/bin/winenative
# As normal user
regedit open_native.reg

3. All done!


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