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Old 11-26-2003, 04:08 AM   #1
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wine start menu

how to make a wine start menu

can i make a icon in my kde start menu that when i click it will launch windows applications through wine rather then eveytime wanted to use win apps i need to type in
# wine /home/kevinling/balablabalbalbalbal/....
to launch the windows applications
Old 11-26-2003, 01:49 PM   #2
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just add an entry to your kde menu that says that "wine /home/kevinling/balablabalbalbalbal/...." and that sould start the program
Old 11-26-2003, 01:53 PM   #3
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Yes but it needs the windows style path I think - eg:
wine "C:\Program Files\someprog\run.exe"
Old 11-26-2003, 02:56 PM   #4
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It can work with either
Old 11-26-2003, 03:30 PM   #5
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yup it cant work either.
my wine installed through apt from freshrpms.


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