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Old 08-02-2015, 08:36 AM   #1
helios98
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Old slackware?


I got an old version of slackware 4.0 and i want to know what version of wine can i install on it and what programs would work with it. Also how can i install software to it without an internet connection? thank you for taking your time to help me
 
Old 08-02-2015, 10:24 AM   #2
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I searched the web to compare versions for you. Slackware 4.0 released in 1999, there was no wine. The wayback machine has winehq showing up in 2001 with: "Support for loading DOS, Windows 3.x and Win32 binaries"
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Also how can i install software to it without an internet connection?
Sneakernet? Good luck and have a nice day.
 
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