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Author Topic: How to install Wine? [solved]  (Read 1907 times)

vdb

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How to install Wine? [solved]
« on: May 07, 2008, 06:35:47 am »

Hi there, I'm having some troubles installing Wine 0.9.60 under Vector 5.8
I've downloaded the correct version of Wine put it on an USB-stick en plugged into my system. I've placed the .tar file on the desktop and un-tarred it to the desktop where two new folders appeared; usr and install
So far so good you could say, but now I don't exactly what to do to make Wine run or install?

Please help this newb! Thanks in advance guys  :)
« Last Edit: May 14, 2008, 07:43:20 am by vdb »
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Darin

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Re: How to install Wine?
« Reply #1 on: May 07, 2008, 06:41:34 am »

Grab the newest package from here: http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=6241&package_id=6301

Right click on it and choose to install...that should work...I tested the .9.60 version on the SuperGamer release and it installs fine I did not try the newest version
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vdb

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Re: How to install Wine?
« Reply #2 on: May 07, 2008, 07:22:40 am »

Thank you very much Darin, it is executing the install script right now... it is taking pretty long though, I'm very curious how this ends.

Thanks again
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vdb

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Re: How to install Wine? [SOLVED]
« Reply #3 on: May 08, 2008, 12:33:32 am »

It worked out perfect Darin!
Now I've installed a pptviewer for presentations to be showed and that works fine... thanks alot!
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