problem installing WINE on Mandrake v8.2 - confirm with textutils

Andriy Palamarchuk apa3a at
Thu Jun 13 07:17:30 CDT 2002

--- Sylvain Petreolle <spetreolle at> wrote:
> > Never used Mandrake, but can suggest you a
> different
> > approach - install from source. In fact it is not
> > much
> > more difficult than installing from rpms. Just
> > follow
> > instructions in the README file. Don't forget to
> > uninstall any old Wine versions!
> Note that source will ask for the same dependencies
> -only if they are really needed.

AFAICS the problem is not that our utility and the
platform utility have the same name - the problem is
Wine was installed in /usr/bin - the same directory
where the native utility is. Usually Wine is installed
in /usr/local/bin and we do not see any issues with

> Josh, could you give the location of the wine
> package 
> and the list of unsatisfied dependancies ?
> I checked the contents of textutils on
> with various distros - they all install
> /usr/bin/expand.
> Andriy,
> where is (wine) expand installed when compiled from
> CVS source by default (perhaps /usr/local/bin?)

Yes, see above.

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