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Re: Wine problem
  • From: James Hatridge <James.Hatridge@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 24 Apr 2006 17:03:16 +0200
  • Message-id: <200604241703.16835.James.Hatridge@xxxxxx>
Hi Michael et al...
On Sunday 23 April 2006 19:44, Michael W Cocke wrote:
> On Sun, 23 Apr 2006 10:59:01 +0200, you wrote:
> >Hi all,
> >
> >I'm trying to get an old copy of MS publisher working with wine. But I get
> >these errors. Could someone give me an idea what I'm missing?
>
> How old a version of publish? Publish 1 (or was it 2? - the first
> shipped version) had major problems and used a completely different
> internal architecture than all other MS apps.. That was the version
> that MS bought from the original company and relabeled. There's no
> way at all to make that version work in wine. It barely worked in
> windows. Malloc faults resulted in a crash roughly hourly.
>
> Publish 98 can be made to work with wine, just force the emulation to
> windows 95 (see the wine system.ini file).
>
> Publish XP should 'just work' - it always has here.

I think its Publisher 1, I got it in 1993 for Windows 3.1. After I sent the
first email I tried to run notepad and wine said that I did not have enough
memory. I have 1gb so I think that I have something wrong with my config
file. What do you think?

Thanks,

JIM
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