[Wine] How to install Wine on Windows?

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Mon Nov 17 15:29:25 CST 2008

On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 4:20 PM, Gert van den Berg <gert at mohag.net> wrote:
> On Mon, Nov 17, 2008 at 3:28 PM, John Drescher <drescherjm at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> I think that there might be a real reason to do so, now. Wow32, used in 64-bit Windows versions, can't run Win16 apps. Wine can.
>> Isn't this is a result of a processor limitation. 64 bit mode does not
>> support 16 bit mode.
>> John
> If Wine under x86_64 can run it, no....
> The support of vm86 seem not to exist... (Should only be a issue for DOS apps)
> http://forum.winehq.org/viewtopic.php?t=1759
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Protected_mode#Real_mode_application_compatibility
> seem to state that Win16 on Windows > 3 run in protected mode.
lol! I guess I contradicted myself. Thanks for the links..


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