Automatically detect win32 binaries?

Dave Pickles davep at
Wed Jul 18 12:19:50 CDT 2001

David Findlay wrote:

> Can I somehow configure Linux so that it automatically detects win32
> binaries and executes them using Wine? Thanks,

I did get this working in KDE 1 a while ago, by telling KDE that all files 
with suffix ".exe" were to be opened with the WINE application. I could 
then click on an executable and have it start automatically. Just don't 
ask how I did it...

I haven't tried the same trick with KDE2.
Dave Pickles

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