[Wine] IE install with Wine 0.9.12 under Debian Sarge

David Dawson gobble_em_up at hotmail.com
Fri Apr 28 02:18:38 CDT 2006

KGJ wrote:

> Hi,
> David Dawson wrote:
>> Has anyone got any Internet Explorer to install (and then hopefully
>> run) with Wine under Debian Sarge?
>> I tried all the methods I could find and have not been able to
>> successfully do this.  I even tried wiping out the old ~/.wine dir and
>> starting fresh, but to no avail.  I would appreciate info on this.
>> Thanks
> What version of Wine are you using? The original Sarge one, one from
> http://www.backports.org/ or a self-compiled CVS one? If you use the
> Sarge version I'd recommend you to update because it is very old.
> The last time I tried it it worked with this description:
> http://blog.drinsama.de/erich/en/linux/2006040302-msie-on-linux OK most
> of it are security things and I ignored them. Points 5 and 6 are the
> important ones. In the current CVS it might be possible to install the
> IE without the DCOM98 and DLL overriding things but I can't say this for
> sure.
> Greetings KGJ
Er, the one in the subject line. That is, 0.9.12, compiled from source.
I'll  look at the URL above and see.
...Dave Dawson

"If you wrestle in the mud with a pig,
you both get dirty, and the pig likes it."

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