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Old 12-09-2003, 09:15 AM   #1
timberwolf
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How to configure WineTools to connect through a proxy?


I just installed WineTools and i tried installing some of the packages in that program but the program can't seem to connect to the internet. How can i configure WineTools to connect through a proxy?
 
Old 12-09-2003, 09:21 AM   #2
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first thing is don't worry about none of that...
i wouldn't recommend using winetools to install your apps, and there is no need for winetools to access the net period, so there is no need to allow it..
i know you may like the gui and all that pretty stuff, but just do it the ol' fashioned way and use the CLI and type "wine program.exe"
just use winetools to setup the fake windows drive...quite frankly thats all its good for ;-)
 
Old 12-09-2003, 10:47 AM   #3
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hmmm..... but when i see the ./wine drive.... the Start Menu were 2 different folders even though i asked WineTools to automatically create the directories? How do i solve that problem.... I'm really sorry for asking so many questions but Wine seems to be quite complicated...

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