[Wine] Two versions of Wine ?
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Tue Oct 9 07:45:51 CDT 2007
On Tuesday October 9 2007 07:13, Renaud (Ron) OLGIATI wrote:
> From a complete Wine newbie:
> I use Wine to run apps related with GPS receivers.
> I have upgraded from 0.9.33 which came with Mandriva 2007.1 Spring to
> 0.9.46 from WineHQ.
> Net result, the Garmin Mapsource app now loads and runs perfectly, which it
> did not do before.
> But GPSMapEdit, which worked before, no longer does.
> Question: is it possible to have to versions of Wine installed, and use one
> or the other depending on which app I need to run ?
Yes this is possible you just need to install them in different directories.
For example if you compile from source you can run WINE from root of source
directory and you can have multiple source directories.
But I really encourage you to report this regression to
http://bugs.winehq.org . By reporting this problem to developers you will
help developers to fix this regression so in future versions of WINE both
your programs will work. In fact, reports of regressions is very important
because they allow WINE team to find errors made by developers in new
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