Wine is a software compatibility layer that allows Windows programs to be run on Linux, BSD, Solaris and Mac OS X.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
31 views

How to get safari for Ubuntu 14.04? [duplicate]

I tried sudo apt-get install -y wine Then created, download and build directory. mkdir -p ~/build/safari cd ~/build/safari Download Safari. wget ...
1
vote
2answers
52 views

Three infected files in wine-staging. How I should proceed?

An analysis run with clamtk reported three infected files and I wasn't able to remove it from clamtk or in terminal. Its appear in screen as: /opt/wine-staging/lib/wine/fakedlls/clock.exe ...
1
vote
1answer
52 views

Unable to run exe files on Wine?

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 and Wine 1.6.1 and I'm trying to get an exe program to run and it isn't working. I'm completely new to Wine, I just installed it for the first time like 2 hours ago, and I've ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

Where are 'wine' program execution logs stored?

Or how I can start *.exe with wine in console? Run with wine menu item gives such result: nothing happens and no errors.
0
votes
0answers
14 views

Utility does not start with wine

I have: /home/arthur/.wine/drive_c/Program Files (x86)/Secure Computing/SofToken-II/SofToken-II.exe I am clicking right button, selecting "Start with Wine" and nothing happens. Current PC is on ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Problem with CUPS on Ubuntu 14.04.3 amd-64

I use a business app, which I installed in Wine in my 64-bit system. I have to print reports from that app, so I have installed cups-pdf. However, after printing to PDF, I'm having these multi-colored ...
0
votes
0answers
29 views

Getting Windows 8.1 in place of Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

i have ubuntu 14.04, and im not very tech savvy. (terrible combination) so im trying to get windows 8.1. i purchased a windows key, and i downloaded the 4.3gb ISO to my desktop. When i open the ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

wine is not working in my Ubuntu 12.04

I downloaded the new version of wine on my Ubuntu 12.04 L.T.S. to run windows games but neither any game is supportable nor any window apps, For example: I've tried to run I.G.I 3 in my Ubuntu but ...
0
votes
1answer
57 views

What is causing terrible performance for World of Tanks in Wine/PlayOnLinux?

I recently installed World of Tanks using PlayOnLinux in Ubuntu 14.04. I've gotten past any obstacles to installation, and the launcher runs smoothly enough, but when the actual game client opens, ...
0
votes
1answer
162 views

League of Legends patcher crash playonlinux

Not sure if I'm posting in the right place and how many of you will have knowledge of playonlinux and LoL crashing, but here is the bug I posted to the playonlinux site and I figured I'd repost here ...
0
votes
0answers
59 views

League of Legends can't connect to the match

I've been trying to play LoL on my 14.04 LTS notebook, but I hadn't had much success. I've searched and most people who can't connect find error before they log in, but that's not my case: I can log ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Broken packages - wine

i can't install wine on my linux(xUbuntu 14.04 x64) The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine1.6 : Depends: wine1.6-amd64 (= 1:1.6.2-0ubuntu4) Depends: wine1.6-i386 (= ...
0
votes
1answer
44 views

How to confine WINE apps using a chroot jail?

I have read the SecuringWine page on WINE official website, and one of the things it says you can do to increase security is: One can run wine inside a chroot jail. So what exactly is a "chroot ...
1
vote
1answer
54 views

Bootable flashdrive

I had Linux for a while and just can't get used to it. I liked Ubuntu better, so I wanted to get it back. I downloaded Ubuntu 15.10 and also the universal USB installer from pendrivelinux.com to my ...
0
votes
2answers
99 views

Origin won't open the login screen PlayOnLinux

I have Ubuntu 14.04, and already downloaded Wine and PlayOnLinux. I am trying to open up Origin so I can dowload EA's Battlefront and play it. I have tried it with Wine version 1.7.55, ...
0
votes
1answer
42 views

Any way to make 3DS Powersave work on Ubuntu (Wily)/Wine?

Before moving to Ubuntu from Windows, I used to use Powersaves quite frequently to modify and back up my save files from my 3DS. The software is small and is said to be able to actually run on Wine ...
0
votes
0answers
31 views

How do I install Directx Runtime through wine?

I am trying to run a windows program through wine but it requires Directx Runtime to be installed. I tried installing it from a post from 2010 but the list of libraries needed was not there. Is there ...
1
vote
0answers
71 views

Wine program crashes when clicking its window: “System.OutOfMemoryException”

I successfully installed this program on wine and it launches fine, but when I click anywhere on it, the program closes without giving any error. I'm using Wine 1.7.55 on Ubuntu 14.04 Edited: This ...
1
vote
1answer
50 views

Is it safe to run an infected program under wine with another user? [duplicate]

I want to run some windows applications under Wine/PlayOnLinux. let's say they are infected or they have some malicious behavior. Is it safe to create another user account and run these program under ...
0
votes
0answers
66 views

Could not initialize graphics system. Make sure that your video card and driver are compatible with DirectDraw Problem With Wine in Ubuntu

I am referring to using wine with Age of Empires II for Ubuntu or Trisquel. I am trying to play Age of Empires II with wine, but in Ubuntu and Trisquel, I always get the error "Could not initialize ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Unable to run Windows programs using Wine [duplicate]

I have Wine software loaded but get the following message while trying to run Windows programs: An error occurred while loading the archive. How can I run Windows programs?
0
votes
0answers
165 views

How can I fix the League of Legends “Game is still in progress - Reconnect” bug?

I used to be able to run LoL on PoL without problems (except low fps but that's another problem). However my cpu had some hardware problem so I had to reinstall Ubuntu, now I get that glitch that I ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

How to use “easymp3gain-qt”?

I installed "easymp3gain-qt 0.5.0+svn135-6" from the Ubuntu Software Center and... it does nothing!!! I mean: the main program interface is opened, but... when I ask it the expected action (to ...
0
votes
0answers
106 views

Wine League of Legends FPS drops with low GPU usage

I have encountered a really weird error/bug with my Prime Radeon drivers using 7970m. I am running League of Legends through wine using PlayOnLinux. My game was dropping frames and lagging at some ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

Problem installing Adobe Reader with wine

I tried installing Abode Reader and running it using Wine. While my notepad++ is working fine with wine. But when I tried installing Adobe Reader, it showed the dialog box written Set up was ...
0
votes
2answers
45 views

Cursor lag in Wine 1.6 on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently installed Wine 1.6 on my Dell D650 laptop with the intention of running Empire Earth Gold (the first edition). It starts up fine and can open the start up menu, but the cursor lags, ...
0
votes
0answers
118 views

Using Wine to run Brawlhalla(windows only steam game) and it is not able to enable hardware rendering

Every time I run the game I get this error. Error Image. I can Still play but it is very laggy and my computer should be able to handle this game
1
vote
0answers
123 views

How can I play the League of Legend in Ubuntu 15.04 (64-bit)?

I just learned to install League of Legends in Ubuntu, and there are several problems. First, the update takes a long time, which could be attributed to my net work. Anyway, it can be done after ...
0
votes
1answer
43 views

I'm using Wine to run Windows Steam and I'm getting errors

Whenever I start Steam or go to my profile I get this error:
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Trying to install DIrectX, everything is smooth until DXdiag

So I want to be able to play games with DirectX instead of OpenGL, right? My first course of action is to google it. To my delight, there is a nice little tutorial on exactly how to do this. I go ...
0
votes
1answer
50 views

Unity 3D not running on ubuntu 14.04

When I try to open Unity the program always gives me this error. I installed unity using wine and the original file from unity web site I also tried to fix it from terminal with this command line ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Installing Wine on Ubuntu 15.10

I'm trying to install Wine on my PC running Ubuntu 15.10, but I see in the software center there are different apps such as: Microsoft Windows Compatibility Layer (meta-package) with some optional ...
1
vote
0answers
32 views

How to Use Old Character Codes

How can we use Wine (to run Windows software under Linux) with the old character codes (not Unicode UTF-8)?
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Installing Autodesk CAD with Wine and PlayonLinux

I get error messages installing AutoDesk v 2.1 (runs on XP) in UBuntu 14.04 LTS with Wine and PlayOnLinux. "ddlInitiate failed on line (five different lines)" On another Windows XP box, I need to ...
0
votes
0answers
101 views

Need help fixing a bug to play civilization beyond earth on ubuntu 14

I'm a noob trying to play the videogame on linux. I installed wine then installed the game to the /.wine/drive_c/Program Files (x86)/Sid Meiers Civilization Beyond Earth folder but game crashes on ...
0
votes
1answer
36 views

Configuring Intel Ironlake to run WoW's OpenGL | Wine1.7

My current problem is encountering a "Memory could not be read/recognized" something along the lines of that when trying to Start WoW in OpenGL mode. I am aware that Direct3D is possible, and will ...
1
vote
1answer
134 views

Wine on ubuntu 14.04, i'm a noob?

I tryed to install wine 1.6 from terminal but I always have this error, can someone help me?? giovanni@giovanni-X551CAP:~$ sudo apt-get install wine1.6 Reading package lists... Done Building ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Massive Wine lag with rll modern hardware

I am running a very powerful machine GTX 980ti from MSI I7 4970k 8gb of 2400mhz RAM Z97 motherboard and some 500gb harddrive i am running the lastest version of wine but yet, games lag a huge lot, i ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Mount cd, cd not found when Installing komplete vst on ubuntu

I'd like to know if any of you know how to use komplete vst from Native instrument on ubuntu. this page : ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Windows software (Wine) encode and decode characters

I discovered that a Windows software I need to use (under Wine) has problems with Latin (Spanish) characters (like Ñ, ó, í, etc). The specific problem is about the folder and file names which contain ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

How to run Windows apps in Ubuntu Server 14.04 wihout GUI

I have a Windows program (an .exe) in Ubuntu Server 14.04. I can run it with VNC - tightvncserver :1 . After that I connect with the Viewer, the gui is the LXDE and there is the wine icon of the ...
0
votes
1answer
92 views

Cannot find steam.exe on wine installation

I installed wine through the typical sudo apt-get install wine, then went to WineTricks and installed steam. Steam is working fine for me, but when I go to the folder ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ Files\ ...
0
votes
0answers
9 views

Wine software rare behaviour with the Ñ character

I'm trying to run a windows software (under Wine) which, when reads and writes text files, truncates any line of some special original text files beyond any "Ñ" character in the line. For example, if ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Mouse going crazy on Wine

I installed Mafia II via Steam to play on Linux with Wine. Apparently everything runs without any problem, but the mouse goes crazy whenever the game starts. It looks like the mouse's positioning is ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Windows software issue

I have to use a Windows software (a radio automation apps) but I can't and I don't want to follow with Microsoft world. So I changed the OS to Ubuntu Studio. The specific software is running so fine ...
1
vote
0answers
44 views

Installing .net framework using wine [duplicate]

I am trying to install .NET frameworks on an Ubuntu system in Wine. wine --version 1.6.2 winetricks --version 20140302 The wine is a 32bit version. I get either of two errors: unable to find a ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Error in POL while installing a game

I've installed Play On Linux and was trying to install a game along with some libs and this error popped up while installing Microsoft NET Framework 2.0 if I'm not mistaken.. telling to change this ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

Trying to install a game with WINE but getting errors

I try to install Company of Heroes but I get the following error: sta@sarpstacusPC:~$ wine /media/sta/DISK1/Setup.exe fixme:storage:create_storagefile Storage share mode not implemented. ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Will the games I play with WINE be able to use the graphic drivers I install on Ubuntu?

I installed WINE and I'll play Company of Heroes on it. But I'm not sure how the graphics will be. So hence the question.
2
votes
1answer
856 views

Can't install wine1.7 on Ubuntu 15.10 due to a broken dependencies

There's a broken dependencies: balthild@Balthild-Linux:~$ sudo apt-get install wine1.7 winetricks [sudo] password for balthild: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading ...