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Old 01-31-2005, 12:15 AM   #1
Kabuso
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No ~/.wine/config ?


Okay, this should be a really simple, easy thing, but I don't see a config file in /home/[me]/.wine even with ls -la.

All instructions for using programs with Wine tell me to alter the ~/.wine/config file and it's not there! Help!
 
Old 01-31-2005, 12:22 AM   #2
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If you installed wine from a package (I see you're using Fedora core) it may not automatically make the .wine directly. I know that in Mandrake I ran into that problem.

The easiest solution is looking for a wine configuration utility. The one that I used to use was winesetuptk.
 
Old 01-31-2005, 12:29 AM   #3
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No, .wine is there, with:

dosdevices
drive_c
system.reg
userdef.reg
user.reg

but there's no config. I "yum remove" -ed the copy of wine that came with the distro and installed from the wine-20050111-[...].rpm file.

Where would I get a winesetuptk? And would I want to use it? I've read not to.
 
Old 01-31-2005, 12:45 AM   #4
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This thread may help: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...hreadid=283980
 
Old 01-31-2005, 01:18 AM   #5
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Well, no, it didn't. Thanks, though.

For those who google this in the future, or have the same question, this is what I did. I copied the ~/documentation/config file found in the source tar.gz file and placed it in the ~/.wine folder. It was that simple.

-Kabuso
 
  


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