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RE: [SLE] Wine.
  • From: "Donald Grayson" <dgrayson@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 7 Nov 2002 13:33:09 -0500
  • Message-id: <NGBBKJBGGLCALMAFBGHMGEADCCAA.dgrayson@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Erik Jakobsen [mailto:erik@xxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Thursday, November 07, 2002 12:30 PM
> To: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [SLE] Wine.
>
>
> On Thu, 7 Nov 2002 11:38:47 -0500
> "Donald Grayson" <dgrayson@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
>
> > Try downloading the Agent installer to your Linux directory and
> running it,
> > install it into the Wine directory's Program Files folder. It
> should run in
> > Wine and put all of it's dll's in the proper places in the Wine
> directory.
> > If it's successful, and it runs okay under Wine, you can make a symbolic
> > link from the agent.exe to your desktop.
> >
>
> Hi. The installer is a .EXE file, and cannot be run in Linux.
>
> I did try this, but it would not succeed:
>
> wine /home/erik/.wine/fake/Program Files/a32-192.exe
>

Actually .EXE's can be run in Linux. That's what Wine is for :)

The wine setup should have changed the mime types of your desktop so that it
understands *.exe is to be run under Wine. Are you trying to run Wine under
Gnome or KDE?



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