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

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“Halo: Combat Evolved” in Wine [closed]

On Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric Ocelot, x86_64, Intel Processor, NVidia graphics card: I tried to install Halo: Combat Evolved in wine as per this page at Wine AppDB, but the installer hangs. Here is my bash ...
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An unhandleable error occurred [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cannot install any software from the Software Center due to ttf-mscorefonts-installer package error Ubuntu 11.10 Software Centre Error title:An unhandlable error ...
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How to use Wine?

I installed Wine from the Ubuntu Software Center, but I'm really not sure how to get my Windows applications to work. I have Photoshop installed on a the Windows partition of my hard drive and I ...
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Onlive using wine the raw input

I've been doing a great deal of searching for the past few days for this. I used to be able to play onlive games with wine. (With a few tweaks here and there. (I think.)) But the problem now is that ...
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How do I know if I changed a setting in winetricks [duplicate]

Right now with the Wine 1.3.35 I do not know if I have a setting activated or not, for example: Here you see an image of the "Change Settings" option in winetricks but they do not appeared marked ...
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How to access the printer from within wine

How can I have access to my printer from within Wine so I can use for example Office 2003 to print something. The print already works in Ubuntu but am looking into using it from wine.
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Every binary 'wine' executable “does not exist”

I've had this problem once before, but I completely forgot how I fixed it. Every wine executable (/usr/bin/wine, or the wines in the playonlinux dir) "do not exist" when I try to execute them. $ ...
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How to run Bully : Scholarship Edition?

Can someone give a step-by-step tutorial on how to run it under wine ?
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New tweetdeck custom launcher to run under unity 11.10

I am looking to create a custom launcher for the new tweetdeck (which works fine under wine). I am currently just executing the script: #!/bin/bash wine ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ ...
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How to pass file as argument in .desktop file for wine application

I actually want to ask two questions: Where can I find more about available arguments/parameters shortcuts for Exec entry in desktop files (like %U, %u, %f...) Main question, how to pass file as ...
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Is there a way to determine if package depends on wine to run from its .deb?

I would like to know if installed app will use wine server to run: for e.g. picasa once installed -- it uses wine to run, however I want to know that picasa will use wine before installing it. I've ...
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How do I start a wine program from the command line? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Invoke a wine installed application from command line I would like to start a wine program via the terminal so if something goes wrong I can see what. What command ...
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How can I play music from iTunes library stored on Mac/Windows?

I have a Windows 7 desktop machine and a Ubuntu machine too. I may also get a Mac one day. I have iTunes set up to sync my iPod Touch, iPod and the girlfriend's iPod, but I generally use Ubuntu (she ...
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Installing other fonts on wine

Is there a way to install fonts on wine? I'm looking to install fonts so i can use them to render text differently on various apps. Specifically myriad.
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Static CD/DVD ROM Drive Location

I have read several questions relating to getting WINE to recognise the CD-ROM drive with no success. I have installed a Windows game and when I go to play it, I get a "Please insert disk into CD-ROM ...
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How to access the Wine directory from Dash

Before Unity I could go to the main menu and navigate to the "C:" folder when Wine has all the programs. Using Unity and the Dash how can I get to the wine directory quickly since right now what I am ...
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running .bat on ubuntu using wine

I needed to run a .bat file on ubuntu 10.04, so I installed wine and brought up the console. my .bat file has R scripts, and when I run start test.bat I get the following error: wine: cannot find ...
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Turn off wine debugging

How do I make wine not showing any debug messages the default setting? I've found WINEDEBUG=-all wine ./program.exe as a way to turn off debug for the program I'm currently running, but how do I make ...
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Display problem in Notepad++ v5.9.6.2 (Wine 1.3.34)

I have been encountering a display issue for about 2 months when using Notepad++ with wine on Ubuntu 10.04. It happens not only in the display results panel, but also in the editor panel. Does any ...
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How do I figure out how to run applications in Wine?

I want to run a Windows application in Ubuntu using Wine. However, from past experience I know that this can be a frustrating, difficult process because of Wine and hardware bugs. What is the best, ...
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How to cleanup entries in OpenWith List?

I was playing around with Wine and I have installed and uninstalled Windows software many times. When I open "Open With Application" I get many entries of a same application, is there any way to ...
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shader3 not enabled error in Eve Online Crucible

I'm a complete noob at this, and have been trying everything to run Eve Online within Ubuntu 11.10. I have installed through Winetricks no problem, and have enabled the virtual windows desktop within ...
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How I can install Age of Mythology on Ubuntu? [closed]

I have a problem installing Age of Mythology Gold Edition (v 1.03). At the beginning of installation in Wine (1.3.28) on my Ubuntu 11.10, and after entering the serial and click Next, I get an error ...
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Unable to install q4wine

I just came bask to ask another question. I installed Ubuntu (again), but I'm having trouble installing q4wine. When I try to install, it gives me this: q4wine: Depends: libc6 (>= 2.4) but ...
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DvdFab does not start after last update

Since last update of DvdFab, I am unable to open the software. It seems to work fine on the first screen, in which I choose the option to use. Once I click on it, the program does not load up and the ...
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Is it possible to tell WINE to use OpenJDK instead of having to install Java in it

Is it possible to make WINE use OpenJDK (Outside of the Wine environment) instead of having to install Java inside of it.
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How do I unassociate executables with wine?

I want to un-associate executables to open with wine, for security reasons I'm using Lubuntu 11.10, how can I do this?
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Error 131:4 when running Photoshop CS5 with wine? [closed]

I installed Photoshop CS5 following the instructions on WineHQ, but receive the 131:4 error with all of the CS5 programs. Is there a workaround for this?
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Remove app shortcuts from Unity? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I remove un-installed Wine programs from the Unity dash menu? Sorry if this has already been asked. I installed a couple of apps with Wine, which I un- and then ...
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How to run any program but prevent it from accessing the Internet

I see a nice tutorial on the subject from 2009: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1188099 But wanted something that will (more likely) work on Ubuntu 11.10. This is a flavor of an ...
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How to test wine via live usb stick?

I want to test wine with a current Ubuntu live image. I managed to install ubuntu-11.10-desktop-i386.iso on a USB stick. The resulting USB stick boots alright. Unfortunately, the live image does not ...
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How do I get todolist (abstract spoon) working? [closed]

I wish to run todolist 6.3.8 on Ubuntu 11.10. I have installed the latest wine and winetricks. I have tried running: http://www.codeproject.com/KB/applications/todolist2.aspx winetricks ...
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How can I install Photoshop CS5?

I copied all of the files like in this tutorial, but I have no luck launching PS. I also tried running the installer with WINE, but needed AIR and it wouldn't connect to the adobe servers. Also, I ...
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cannot execute iexplore.exe when I create a symbolic link to it

I do something like: $ ln -s '/home/deostroll/.wine/dosdevices/c:/Program Files/Internet Explorer/iexplore.exe' /usr/bin/iexplore I am expecting that at the shell I can just type the following and ...
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Installed Wine on Lubuntu 11.10 via synaptic. It's not listed anywhere though. What went wrong?

A reboot didn't help. Can't start the program via alt/f2 neither.
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Wine Security - Improvement by second user account?

Team, I'm considering installing wine - but still hesitant for security reasons. As far as I found out, malicious code could reach ~/.wine and all my personal data with my user-priviledges - but not ...
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Install matlab with wine

I have been moving from windows to Ubuntu recently. I have both windows 7 and matlab for windows license keys. My question is, is it possible to use wine to install matlab(for windows)? will the ...
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Is it possible to install a 64-bit version of wine to run Photoshop CS5 x64?

I'm trying to get a 64bit version of photoshop to work on Ubuntu 11.10. The problem is that Wine comes as 32 bit by default and I can only use the 32bit version of photoshop. Is it possible to ...
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Problems related to Wine, ProShow Producer

Over the years, I've installed on my PC different versions of Linux, from Red Hat, Mandrake, Suse and now Ubuntu. Every time I'm a bit disappointed and I've to go back to Windows, as I'm unable to run ...
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How to change the default audio in Wine to Alsa only

I am trying to change the default Audio sound system to ALSA so it fixes some sound issues. How can this be done? Am using 1.3.x branch from PPA which is much better than the 1.1.x and 1.2.x in every ...
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How to run MU ONLINE?

hi i am new in ubuntu still. i want to run mu online it is just 1 game with i play, but still can not run it. i downloaded wine program, but it looks that i need to download more or to do something. ...
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Starcraft 2 installer: invisible buttons followed by stuck progress bar

This is my Wine output. It appears I can click where the INSTALL button would be and it goes to the progress bar screen. The Terran guy appears on the top but the progress bar never moves. Any support ...
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Starcraft 2: Blizzard Downloader has Encountered a Problem

Not sure if anyone else has had this problem, but the downloader got to 30% and crashed. It seems now to crash every time it checks itself back to 30%. Program freezes and I have to terminate it. ...
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I can't find ./usr/bin/wine executable after I installed it [closed]

I've been trying to install Microsoft Office 2007 and seem easy using Wine but when I install Wine i just can't run it, I tried to install Wine 1.2 and 1.3 by terminal and by the center. In the menu ...
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How to install 32 Bit Wine on 64 Bit Ubuntu?

Currently I'm running Ubuntu 11.10 64 Bit on my laptop and I want to install some Windows programs with Wine (Dreamweaver CS5/Starcraft II etc) but these programs require the 32Bit version of Wine to ...
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How can I add wine programs to the right click context menu?

How can someone automatically add wine programs (such as Microsoft Office) to the right click context menu? In my case specifically the software is installed via play on linux. For example, when a ...
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wine error - can't execute because its an .exe file

I'm trying to run a windows executable mounted through Archive Mounter. I followed the directions of a previous answer, which was 'Open with ISO master, change permissions of the file(s), save the ...
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Ubuntu as the only office / commercial OS?

I was wondering if any people had any experience of using ubuntu (and other office - like software & possibly some wine installs) as their only OS. To clarify, i am asking if anyone has experience ...
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StarCraft II, Wine, Ironhide [closed]

ASUS N43JM notebook NVIDIA Geforce GT 435M Ubuntu 11.10 64bit Switchable graphics, working through ironhide Ironhide Settings: Automatic Shutdown of nVidia Card: NO Virtual Terminal: 8 Image ...
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Picasa would not log into my account

I have installed Wine on 11.10, but for some reason Picasa does not detect the internet connection, which exist system wide, except for Picasa Any suggestions? Hi, I have reinstalled picasa 3.0 for ...