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Old 02-04-2003, 10:56 AM   #1
S.D.Willie
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Question installing wine as root


i was just curious as how to do this? when i try to run ./tools/wineinstall it tells me i shouldnt be root but a user. i dont use my regular account on here anymore. is there a file i need to edit, and if so which one and what do i take out/add in?

thanks in advance


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Old 02-04-2003, 01:20 PM   #2
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Re: installing wine as root

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i was just curious as how to do this? when i try to run ./tools/wineinstall it tells me i shouldnt be root but a user. i dont use my regular account on here anymore. is there a file i need to edit, and if so which one and what do i take out/add in?

thanks in advance


SD

Everyone is going to say do not use your root account for this which they are probably right and u shouldnt do. i would just login as a diffrent account and install the program.
 
Old 02-04-2003, 07:05 PM   #3
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yes but i dont think im the only one whos wanted to do this and accomplished it. i didnt wanna see a
 
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