[PATCH] FIXME: Explain how to un-tar, compile, and install Wine from a tarball.
wstinson at infonie.fr
Mon May 13 17:29:11 CDT 2002
this is my first patch for wine. It is for the documentation
FIXME: Explain how to un-tar, compile, and install Wine from a tarball.
I compiled the documentation html and it looks OK (no warnings)
William Stinson (wstinson at infonie.fr)
--- wine-20020509/documentation/getting.sgml Mon May 13 23:00:16 2002
+++ wine-local/documentation/getting.sgml Mon May 13 23:00:34 2002
@@ -201,7 +201,22 @@
- FIXME: Explain how to un-tar, compile, and install Wine from a
+ To install Wine from a tarball you need to first un-tar the archive.
+ will create a subdirectory containing the Wine sources. Using the cd
+ command change the current directory to the top level wine directory
+ and finish the installation using the wineinstall command.
+ A typical installation might look like this:
+$ su -
+<emphasis><Type in root password></emphasis>
+# cd /home/user
+# tar -xvzf Wine-20020310.tar.gz
+# cd wine-20020310
+ More detailed step by step instructions can be found in the README file
+ in the top level wine directory. Note that to install wine you must be
+ logged in as root.
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