Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.


  Search this Thread
Old 09-03-2003, 05:28 PM   #1
LQ Newbie
Registered: Sep 2003
Posts: 11

Rep: Reputation: 0
Unhappy wine install problem

after using
make depend
when i give the following command which is mentioned in readme file of wine,
the following error accours
i can't solve the problem
please help if u can thnx now

[xenonysf@localhost wine-20030318]$ ./tools/wineinstall
/bin/bash: /root/.bashrc: Permission denied
WINE Installer v0.74

Running configure...

./configure: line 88: No such file or directory
./configure: line 89: No such file or directory
chmod: failed to get attributes of `': No such file or directory
./configure: line 201: conf5407.file: No such file or directory
configure: error: sources are in ., but `cd .' does not work

Configure failed, aborting install.
Old 09-03-2003, 05:43 PM   #2
Registered: Jul 2003
Posts: 162

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Try make clean,./configure, make depend, make install
Old 09-03-2003, 05:45 PM   #3
LQ Guru
Registered: Nov 2002
Location: Durham, England
Distribution: Fedora Core 4
Posts: 1,565

Rep: Reputation: 57
Don't run wineinstall as root, don't extract the tarball as root. Remove the source tree, go back to being user, then extract the tarball again and run wineinstall, it should now work.
Old 09-04-2003, 11:02 AM   #4
LQ Newbie
Registered: Sep 2003
Posts: 11

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0
whic is better

which is better?
using as
root or

as user i think you must retype your root password several times


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Wine install problem redhatbadboi Fedora 2 03-03-2005 04:46 PM
Wine, install problem. jedimastermopar Fedora 2 07-27-2004 10:09 AM
Wine install problem Mahony Linux - Newbie 14 04-16-2004 11:16 AM
Wine/Half-Life install problem Whosrodney Linux - Games 4 12-03-2003 05:35 PM
wine install problem the anti-riced Linux - Software 12 05-11-2003 06:44 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:22 PM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration