Unscientific test: wine is 0 for 3 on under $20 top sellers
tony.lambregts at gmail.com
Thu Oct 26 20:09:58 CDT 2006
Dan Kegel wrote:
> I ordered about fifteen titles from Amazon and Half.com
> that were under $20 and were on the top 100 sales list.
> The first three came today, and sadly, wine from git fails
> to install one, and fails to run the other two:
> Typing Instructor for Kids 2 fails to install
I could not find an entry in the AppDB for this application.
> Zoombinis Logical Journey version 2 aborts on startup
There is an entry for version 1 of this game and it looks like it has
the same problem
> Crazy Machines aborts silently on startup
This one might be in the AppDB but it is unclear which version you
tested. It looks like it runs (if it is installed in windows) but the
"Mouse always Recentered" bug makes it unplayable.
CC:ing the maintainer of these apps...
> I guess we have our work cut out for us still...
> - Dan
If you won't create an AppDB entry for the other two applications at
least tell me what distribution you are using so I can create entries.
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