[Wine] How much of Wine Explorer is functional?

Austin English austinenglish at gmail.com
Wed Dec 24 08:49:08 CST 2008

On Wed, Dec 24, 2008 at 8:00 AM, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:
> I wanted to play music in VLC for Windows off a network SMB share. [*]
> Music's on \\red\trollop\music\ so I put that into VLC and it didn't
> like it.
> So I started "wine explorer" from the command line and went to
> "Connect network drive ..." and it came up with a dialogue box: "No
> network" - that's all.
> Is this actually supposed to work properly, or is something wrong?
> [*] Trying to do this in KDE4 is an exercise in pain. The only app
> that appears able to stream from an smb:// URL is Dragon, and that
> doesn't play folders or have a playlist - all the others copy the file
> before starting playback. Amarok 2 should do it, but crashes if you
> look at it funny. Suggestions welcomed.
> - d.

Mount the share in samba and then add it in winecfg.


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