[Wine]Newbie: Running an application within wine (installed fine)
motub at planet.nl
Thu Feb 3 15:23:36 CST 2005
דותן כהן wrote:
> I had successfully installed BrilliantPhoto with wine, so that I have
> the directory:
> file:/home/dotancohen/.wine/c/Program Files/Brilliant Labs/BrilliantPhoto
> but when I run the command
> wine /home/dotancohen/.wine/c/Program\ Files/Brilliant\
> it justs sits there with no output until I ctrl-Z it. Silly me, I even
> tried to click the icon in Konqueror to start the program (I can start
> IE6 this way).
> I just installed wine (with apt, version 20041201) and winetools
> within the last few hours, and between what I've see on this list the
> past few weeks (I subscribed in December) and google, well, I know
> nothing! I'm on Fedora Core 3 in KDE on a AMD Duron 1 ghz machine with
> 512mb ram and a noisy fan.
> Thank you in advance!
> Dotan Cohen
Some programs don't like to run via a full path; what happens if you cd
to the Brilliant Photo directory first, then run
I have a couple of apps that run fine when the app is run from within
the program directory, but fail to run otherwise (even from the program
menu link created by Wine during the program's install).
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