Word97 on 'no-windows' computer

Joe eliyahl at netscape.net
Sun Aug 5 12:29:05 CDT 2001

Sorry,I don't get it - you want me to start word97 installation,then to get
the error message,then save to contents of /tmp t5o another directory,then
let wine exit,then put back the contemts of /tmp and then start the
installation again?That's the idea?
"Tucker McLean" <tucker at noodleroni.com> wrote in message
news:7a18cc04.0108042215.30af3a53 at posting.google.com...
> Dagnabbit, I had that too. What happens is that Wine exits right
> behind your back during the install, and deletes the contents in the
> E:\ drive (which is /tmp). The only thing to do is catch it before it
> exits, and grab that directory before Wine exits, then put it back
> after Wine exits. But then I had more problems (I have an old 255 AMD
> K6, maybe your's will work). Tell me how and if it works out.
> Tucker
> "Joe" <eliyahl at netscape.net> wrote in message
news:<BCia7.50476$TW.252835 at tor-nn1.netcom.ca>...
> > RH7.1, wine release 20010731.
> > There is no windows installed on this computer and I try to install
> > in 'no-windows' environment'.
> > After I run 'wine setup' I see the initial word installation screen but
> > after entering code numbers I see the following eror messge:
> > Setup error 544:
> > Setup is unamble to open data file E:\MSSETUP.T\~msstfof.t\Word97.stf.
> > Run setup again from where you originally ran it."
> >
> > Any idea what this could mean?

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