I've got a windows machine and recently decided to add a second hard drive with Xubuntu to run a dual-boot setup. I already have Adobe Master Collection CS 6 installed on my windows HD. Is there a way for me to run CS 6 applications in Xubuntu, from where they currently reside on the other HD? The entire Win7 HD is accessible to browse in Xubuntu.
Maybe the best way to do this is using Wine. And you have most of the work done because most of the bugs appear during the installation. Once you have the program ready to run it's only a matter of getting the configuration right...
(replace apt-get with aptitude if needed, I don't remember the package manager of Xubuntu)
To use this you can run the .exe file from the terminal to see the error that it may display. To do this you can enter this command:
Or you can cd to route and run:
Google the name of the dll and once you 've found the library for winetricks you can do:
Replacing dll_name for the name of the dll found.
To set up the details of wine configuration in a more friendly enviroment.
No you can't just re run the installed exe from that location.
You need to install them in linux again. You can take help of
Please see http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=category&iId=29&sAction=view&sTitle=Browse+Applications for know the compatibility.
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