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Old 04-11-2001, 03:42 AM   #1
desa
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hello,

I am completely beginner with linux, so forgive for my stupid questions.

I would like to know how to do to expand and install the Wine...tar.gz file in linux.

I tryed to open a console and typed the complete filename (with being in the same folder of file) but I always get error, while if I try to doubleclick in Gnome it automatically creates a virtual folder

bye!
 
Old 04-11-2001, 06:15 AM   #2
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Are you unzipping the file first. tar.gz you must type a command like this before the file:
tar -xzvf /then the file name
That should unzip the file in a new directory and then from there you should find a Readme or Install text file to follow the installation procedures.
 
Old 04-12-2001, 02:40 AM   #3
ry
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Smile wine

You can visit
http://winehq.org for more information about wine
 
  


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