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Old 12-31-2004, 12:01 PM   #1
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Wine Temp Files?

I have wine installed but it is eating alot of space in several locations:
-> /home/[user]/usr/lib/wine 182 MB
-> /usr/local/lib/wine 189 MB
-> /usr/lib/wine 182 MB
Are these files in these locations just temp files left over from when I ran windows applications in wine? Can they be deleted, or are they needed for wine to run?
Old 01-09-2005, 11:26 AM   #2
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It depends on how you installed wine...
I'm pretty sure you can safely delete both /usr/lib/wine and ~/usr/lib/wine. If youre getting problems after this, delete all the dirs, then install wine all over again. Just be sure not to delete the ~/.wine dir as this dir contain the files and programs installed by wine.

- omes

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