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In this answer, this command is recommended:

wine /media/cdrom/app.exe

How can I make a simple graphical program to let me choose a variable for the file that was chosen in the command?

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You could make a new launcher that ran this:

wine "`zenity --file-selection`"

You might need to install Zenity first though:

sudo apt-get install zenity
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Interesting idea. How exactly do I create a launcher again? –  Oxwivi May 16 '11 at 15:21
    
@Oxwivi Right click the desktop and select Create Launcher –  Oli May 16 '11 at 15:32
    
Ah, I thought of Unity launchers... -.-' –  Oxwivi May 16 '11 at 17:01
    
What about the icon? –  Oxwivi May 16 '11 at 17:01
    
@Oxwivi What about it? Pick one you like most. I'm quite fond of this one. –  Oli May 16 '11 at 22:29

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