[Wine] Re: Wine: Configuration, Downloading,
and Installing for absolute beginners? Help, anyone?
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Mon Mar 19 00:53:54 CDT 2007
jesuslovinmovienurd at yahoo.com wrote:
> Okay, I know absolutely jack about jack, and it will probably show when
> I ask my first questions. I have managed to download and install Wine,
> as well as run winecfg. However, I'm not sure just *how much*
> configuration needs to be done. The User's Manual made it seem as
> though a lot of it was optional, though I'm not at all sure, and some
> of it is quite daunting to somone who just barely learned how to
> install programs in Ubuntu's Synaptic, much less use the terminal.
> After compilation (I've done a bit already, but am not sure I did
> enough, or even got it right), we get into the actual downloading and
> installation of software. The user's manual says "...install
> applications into Wine in the same way you would in Windows: by running
> the installer." But which one? Where? HOW? Not to mention, should I
> download my .exe files anywhere special?
> Specifically, I'm trying to get Monkey's Audio so that I can decompress
> some .ape files I had saved to a disk before my computer blew up.
To install, go to the directory where you put the install file and
execute (assuming you are installing version 3.99f):
Then you can run it something like:
wine "c:\Program Files\Monkey's Audio\MAC.exe" "Completion Sound.wav"
"Completion Sound.ape" -c2000
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