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Old 04-07-2008, 06:38 PM   #1
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Gecko for wine hangs.


I have an application that requires that I bring up a web page, no problem thus far. Gecko will come up and gecko will hang at "Please wait while the page is loading..." Can anyone help?

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Old 04-08-2008, 11:19 AM   #2
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I'm having this exact same problem with UOAssist. I tried disabling my firewall, and configuring my router, but no joy. I'm assuming I'm doing something wrong, but I have no idea what.
 
Old 11-26-2009, 04:02 PM   #3
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Gecko not recognised: the cabs have to be downloaded and copied to /usr/share/wine/gecko note a different cab version is needed for each version of wine. See http://wiki.winehq.org/Gecko

If your distribution of Wine doesn't put the .cab file in the right place for you, you can avoid problems by putting it there yourself as follows:

$ wget http://downloads.sourceforge.net/win...-1.0.0-x86.cab
$ sudo mkdir -p /usr/share/wine/gecko
$ sudo mv wine_gecko-1.0.0-x86.cab /usr/share/wine/gecko/

The above information is accurate for wine-1.1.27 or later. Older version of Wine use other Gecko versions:


wine-0.9.47 - wine-1.1.11


wine_gecko-0.1.0.cab

wine-1.1.12 - wine-1.1.14


wine_gecko-0.9.0.cab

wine-1.1.15 - wine-1.1.26


wine_gecko-0.9.1.cab

wine-1.1.27 - current


wine_gecko-1.0.0-x86.cab

If you installed Wine in some $prefix rather than /usr, it will look in $prefix/share/wine/gecko/ instead of /usr/share/wine/gecko. e.g. if you installed it from source, then the default-path is /usr/local/share/wine/gecko.
 
  


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