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Old 10-30-2003, 03:30 PM   #1
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Linux not running software

Is the any tool that I can get to be able to run software desiegned to work on windows, to run on mandrake 9.1 and where can I get it. Also I have another problem. When linux restarts or shuts down it hangs. No error messages just stuck.
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Another site with useful wine info:

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This will allow you to play Direct X games for Windows
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When it hangs, are typing halt, or reboot? Or are you shutting down in KDE? Does it drop into the console before it hangs?

Try editing your /etc/inittab file, and setting the run level to 3

# The default runlevel is defined here

when you exit X to shut down, do it the good old way (type halt or shutdown). Its possible that is a bug in X. That happened to me sometimes with my old PC.


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