[Wine]Re: libwine 20041019 needed

Scott Ritchie scott at open-vote.org
Wed Jun 1 15:58:16 CDT 2005

On Thu, 2005-04-21 at 08:37 +0200, Emmanuel Charpentier wrote:
> Steve Nospam wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I am deinstalling wine and reinstalling at the
> > 20041019 level.  I'm running the kernel with
> > the debian distribution.  In Aptitude I need to
> > reinstall wine, winetools and libwine.  I can find the
> > 20041019 version for everything except libwine.  I
> > think libwine must be known by a different name in the
> > rest of the *nix world.  I am downloading the RH9 RPM
> > from http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/wine and then
> > using alien to make a .deb from the rpm.  I need to do
> > the same for libwine but I'm not sure what filename at
> > http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/wine corresponds to
> > libwine, if any.
> You may try to search the "official" Debian unstable packages on
> http://snapshot.debian.net (an unofficial but extremely useful
> repository of all past Debian package versions). Alternatively, you may
> try to ask Scott Ritchie if he still has his highly unofficial build
> (ISTR that he did such a build).
> HTH,
> 					Emmanuel Charpentier
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The content of libwine is a needless splitting of the package - its
files are included in what's in the redhat packages and my debian
packages.  There's no reason to convert with alien or anything like

Scott Ritchie

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