[lostwages] Update download-deb page with better information,
scott at open-vote.org
Sat Feb 3 15:00:46 CST 2007
On Sat, 2007-02-03 at 21:52 +0100, Detlef Riekenberg wrote:
> On Sa, 2007-02-03 at 01:33 -0800, Scott Ritchie wrote:
> > > >
> > > > And as a Note on https://wiki.ubuntu.com/I386WineInAmd64 and
> > > > https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WineForAMD64
> > > >
> > > > The provided automatic installation script includes the sidenet-script.
> > > > Please include a BIG WARNING, that this is never supported by winehq
> > > > and the users need a clean wine, before they ask for help on #winehq
> > > > or wine-users at winehq.org
> > I just fixed it to make it better. I have half a mind to delete all
> > mention of sidenet from the page entirely.
> The Sidenet - Script is still there.
I removed all traces of it from the wine wiki page I set up here, which
the download-deb page should link to now:
I agree with you and Vitaly about this, by the way.
> Another Tip:
> "Next get the libxxf86dga1 package"
> Why that?
> DGA was dropped in July 2006:
The main problem is that I don't have a 64-bit machine and haven't
tested the instructions myself, but as I understand it if Wine was
compiled with DGA support (as the 32 bit package was) then it would go
nuts if it expected to find the lib and didn't, which the DGA hack was a
But if it can be eliminated entirely that's really good news.
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