[Wine] WineTools 0.9 III released

Joachim von Thadden thadden at web.de
Tue Dec 13 17:02:08 CST 2005


I just released the new version WineTools 0.9 III. There have been
bugfixes in the installation routines of RPM and tar.gz versions.

wt0.9jo-III     13.12.2005      error corrections in install-files
                                no confusing info screens with debian wine anymore
                                waitforwineexit() i18n-able
                                all references to $HOME/.wine replaced with WINEDIR
                                alphabetical sorting in software lists
                                backup and restore go to ~/winetools instead of ~/ now
                                adapted for versions 0.9.0 - 0.9-3
                                some i18n updated
                                spec files updated and corrected
                                as debian does not have wineserver in the path a
                                  variable WINESERVER was added

                                new software:
                                - MDAC and Jet Spanish
                                - IE6 in Chinese, Chinese (tw),
                                  Japanese, Korean, Norwegian and Spanish
                                - Windows Script 5.6 Italian
                                - Acrobat Reader Italian and Spanish
                                - Picasa2
                                - Noise Ninja 2

                                updated software:
                                - GoogleEarth download size
                                - Elster download size
                                - MDAC Italian now really Italian
                                - RealPlayer10 link and size

WineTools is a menu driven installer for installing about 90 Windows
programs under the x86 (Athlon or Intel PC) processor architecture with
the Linux operating system using Wine. This software lets you install
the following Windows software:

    * DCOM98
    * IE6
    * Windows Core Fonts
    * Windows System Software
    * Office & Office Viewer
    * Adobe Photoshop 7, Illustrator 9
    * many other programs

It also sets up your .wine directory in the correct way, downloads the
files to install from the web (only the free and shareware ones for
sure), installs Windows fonts and lets you uninstall and configure your

WineTools was initially written by Frank Hendriksen
<frank at franksworld.net> and was extended by me (Joachim von Thadden
<thadden at web.de>) and Sven Paschukat <Sven.Paschukat at t-online.de>. It is
licensed under the GPL.

You can download WineTools at the well known location:

	Joachim von Thadden 
"Never touch a running system! Never run a touching system?
          Never run a touchy system!!!"

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