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Old 05-21-2005, 09:45 PM   #1
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wine help

hey guys ive installed wine on my other linux pc but for some reason on my redhat 9 pc it doesnt work. i download the .rpm and extracted it and just ran the command "wine". heres the output.

# wine
wine: creating configuration directory '/root/.wine'...
/usr/bin/wineserver: relocation error: /usr/bin/wineserver: symbol epoll_create, version GLIBC_2.3.2 not defined in file with link time reference
wine: wineprefixcreate failed while creating '/root/.wine'.

pleace help me.
Old 05-21-2005, 10:13 PM   #2
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Did you install newer version of glibc on your linux before install the wine?
Old 05-21-2005, 11:22 PM   #3
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nope i didnt. can u tell me the newest verion to download for redhat 9.

Old 05-21-2005, 11:41 PM   #4
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Welcome to linux!

Red Hat 9 is ancient. Upgrade, or if not, at least upgrade all the apps on it.

Meet your new 3 best friends -

Some version of glibc is on the red hat 9 install disks, but I remember what version it is.



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