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I am trying to make a copy of wine to a dvd so that I can put it on my laptop. Does anyone know how to do this?

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Define Make a Copy? The application itself? – Mitch May 27 '13 at 7:15
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If you want to backup your configuration, just copy the .wine folder in your home directory.

It is maybe usefull to use a compression program: zip -r9 ~/.wine/

To burn the zip file to DVD just use brasero which should be installed by default:

Start a data project by clicking on the menu entry enter image description here

And then add files: enter image description here

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Manuel, thank you so much! It is compressing right now. After the compression, will it automatically be in my home folder, or should I still try to copy it? I don't know how to copy from the command line. Is it cp ./wine/home/brian? – BJsgoodlife May 27 '13 at 13:11
Mitch, sorry I didn't see your post. Yes, I want to burn a copy of the application so that I can install it into my laptop. I want to install MIDI Uno on the laptop. – BJsgoodlife May 27 '13 at 14:44
You can go into the home directory with the filemanager and copy the compressed ( in my example) as youl like. – Manuel May 27 '13 at 15:06
Manuel, ok I got the Wine and MIDI files in my home directory. How do you send it to a DVD? I try to click on "send to" and it says it does but when I put it in the laptop it is still blank. – BJsgoodlife May 27 '13 at 23:53
go to the dash and type 'brasero' it is the default program to burn stuff to a disk. You want to make a data disk. – Daniel May 28 '13 at 6:24

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