[Wine] Running legacy batch files
wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sun Jun 1 10:48:27 CDT 2008
I have several batch files from my windows installation that I've been using for many years, and I wonder what's the best way to transfer them to a Linux machine, without having to rewrite them as shell scripts.
Some of these batch files call DOS programs and some call Win32 console programs. Unfortunately I have a few that has calls to both a DOS and a Win32 console program.
The problem is:
1) The DOS programs won't run in Wine, and
2) The Win32 console programs won't run in DOSBox/DOSEmu/etc.
I am looking for a single environment that will run both Win32 console and DOS executables, and which can interpret DOS/Windows batch files.
Any help is appreciated.
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