[Wine] Running XP programs in wine
dotancohen at gmail.com
Wed Feb 20 23:52:06 CST 2008
On 20/02/2008, A. Tres Finocchiaro <tres.finocchiaro at gmail.com> wrote:
> There are licensing issues with using Microsoft files, so I would recommend
> against it.
> Some dlls are available through 3rd party resources, some are available
> through Microsoft with packages, and some are reverse engineered by the Wine
> There are also some non-free applications such as Cedega and
> CrossOver-Office that supply needed DLLs.
Thank you Tres. I'll start googling the topic, as until now I was
unaware of the technical details of dlls and such. If I have a legal
Windows license, then I should be able to use the dlls, no?
A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?
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