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Re: [SLE] Wine on SuSE
  • From: Hans Krueger <hans007@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: 04 Jan 2004 13:28:19 -0500
  • Message-id: <1073240899.568.2.camel@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Fred I have a cure e-mail me off the list

On Sun, 2004-01-04 at 12:57, Fred Miller wrote:

> On Saturday 03 January 2004 11:58 pm, Josh Poage wrote:
> > I've gotten Trillian, Forte Agent 1.93, and ACDSee v2.something to work
> > without any trouble.
>
> Yes - I know some software will install, but important software like TurBoTax
> won't. This is a real problem for Linux to take over the desktop, because to
> date NO company has ported tax packages, and none can be loaded with Wine.
> Tax prep. software MUST be available for Linux or Linux will be limited on
> the desktop.
>
> Fred
>
> --
> "...Linux, MS-DOS, and Windows XP (also known as the Good, the Bad, and
> the Ugly)."

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