[Wine] Re: Still trying to sort out an override problem
skorka at gmx.net
Sun Jul 16 09:38:47 CDT 2006
Bob Etheridge <bobetheridge at shaw.ca> wrote:
> Yes, I entered the whole line exactly as it was quoted in the Wine
> AppDb. There is nothing there to make me think I should do otherwise.
Well, this entry was written back when there was a config file. You
can't know that, of course. But looking at the Libraries tab in winecfg,
doesn't it strike you as odd?
> After that I am not sure whether the information given applies to only
> running a fake Windows or to running a real Windows system as well. If
> it is the former, where do I find the correct instructions for running a
> program from a real Windows?
There is no difference.
> cd /windows2/program\ files/bible
> $ wine olb.exe
That is what you should do.
> When I first tried this, Wine created a Bible folder in my home
> directory with a few files inside (mostly text files), but no
> executables. I don't know what it was supposed to do so I don't know if
That would be the doing of your program, not wines.
> this is normal. Would copying the entire directory from my Windows
> system on to my Linux system (home folder) be a possible solution? I
Shouldn't make a difference.
> don't know what to do next, so any help would be appreciated.
I guess you won't be able to use your program for the time being, i.e.
until wine improves.
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