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Old 10-16-2001, 11:31 AM   #1
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Question Wine Installation/Configuration??


Okay..I've downloaded Wine, install it with the RPM installer..now what?

where is it? what configuring do I need to do? AND...how doez one Xecute Wine??

Sorry.completely lost on this one..
 
Old 10-16-2001, 12:40 PM   #2
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Hi !!!

Ok, if you installed wine succesfully then you need to edit the file "wine.conf" located in

/home/username/.wine/wine.conf

to match your system drives, mount points, winblows directories, etc.

Now to execute wine change to the windows directory (in a console or terminal) where your program is installed, and type:

wine programname.exe

that should do it, if you want more options try

wine --help

to see more options available.

I use codeweavers wine, it has GUI and the configuration is quite easy, you can download it at:



http://www.codeweavers.com/
 
  


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