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Old 07-15-2003, 11:42 PM   #1
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a desktop icon for wine

Anyone know how to make an icon in KDE and/or GNOME for this command:

wine C:\\Program Files\\Internet Explorer\\IEXPLORE.EXE


Old 07-15-2003, 11:51 PM   #2
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actually almost the same in a sense with how you wrote it but minus the double backslashes and add quotes around the app and specify the actual location it is installed to, remember this is not windows ;-):
wine "/home/user/.wine/c/Program Files/Internet Explorer/IEXPLORER.exe"

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Old 07-16-2003, 04:28 PM   #3
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works! The double slashes are actually something wine lets you do. Its weird having an IE icon on my desktop but I need IE to develope web pages. Thanks a bunch!


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