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Old 12-20-2003, 01:25 PM   #1
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running wine

I've installed wine and now when i get into the terminal and type sh wine it says segmentation fault. Any suggestions?
Old 12-20-2003, 01:53 PM   #2
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If wine is installed (and you can check this by going to a console and typing "wine notepad" w/o the quotes) you run programs by typing in "wine /path/to/the/file.exe" again minus the quotes.
Old 12-20-2003, 02:09 PM   #3
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when i type wine notepad i get the msg-- "segmentation fault"
Ive been getting this alot with other programs. What could be the problem?


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