wineboot(1) perform Wine initialization, startup, and shutdown tasks


wineboot [options]


wineboot performs the initial creation and setup of a WINEPREFIX for wine(1). It can also perform a simulated reboot or shutdown to any applications running within the WINEPREFIX.


-h, --help
Display help message.
, --end-session
End the current session cleanly.
, --force
Force exit for processes that don't exit cleanly
, --init
Initialize the WINEPREFIX.
, --kill
Kill running processes without any cleanup.
, --restart
Restart only, don't do normal startup operations.
, --shutdown
Shutdown only, don't reboot.
, --update
Update the WINEPREFIX.


Bugs can be reported on the Wine bug tracker


wineboot is part of the Wine distribution, which is available through WineHQ, the Wine development headquarters