Wine and OS X
segin2005 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 8 20:34:30 CST 2006
Jim White wrote:
> Segin wrote:
>> Obchod id wrote:
>>> There could be at least mention in FAQ about possible OS x version or
>>> whether there is no plan.
>>> Best wishes
>> It already exists, but only for Intel Macs (The name 'Wine' is a
>> recursive emulator for Wine Is Not a Emulator, from the fact it
>> doesn't emulate a CPU. Therefore you cannot run x86 Windows programs
>> on a PowerPC Macintosh.)
>> OSx86 Wiki entry:
>> Darwine project page:
> What Obchod said is that the information about Wine on OS X is not
> readily apparent in the FAQ. While being obscure during the days of
> PowerPC-only OS X, the question now of "What about Wine on OS X?" has
> become quite frequent in the Intel-era and will become more so.
> While a download of Wine for Intel OS X is probably still a month or
> two away, updating the FAQ and making a link to it from the Downloads
> page would be the user-friendly thing to do (particularly since there
> is bound to be a flood of inquiries when CodeWeavers makes their
> CrossOver Office release).
> Jim White
If you check that wiki page, there is a .dmg for a i386 build.
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