[Wine] Use Windows USB drivers?

Jérôme Gardou jgardou at yahoo.fr
Tue May 29 13:17:10 CDT 2007

Le Tuesday 29 May 2007 07:29:25 elmi at terminverpennt.de, vous avez écrit :
> Hi,
> I'm using an application that works very well with Wine but that
> application requires a specific USB hardware where no (and no similar)
> Linux driver is available for.
> Therefore my question is: the application comes with a fully working
> Windows driver for that hardware, is it possible to use that driver to
> access the hardware via Wine?
> Until now I could not get it work but I'd expect some settings that tell
> whine at which USB port the hardware can be found. In my opinion it should
> work with some generic driver on Linux side that only forwards all requests
> from Linux to Wine and vice versa!?
> Kind regards
> Elmar

Read the last "Wine Weekly News" pages. They speak about support for USB. I 
think that it is planned to release some driver support for problems as 
yours !


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