[Wine] Re: Running an app across a network

vitamin wineforum-user at winehq.org
Fri Dec 4 09:12:34 CST 2009

petecorbs wrote:
> //FBS2-PC/users/Public/resort/fbs.df1
> My question is can wine applications run across a network and if so what path or command would need to be used to direct the application into the correct location

You have to use Samba aka CIFS to mount the remote share. Then map it in winecfg to a driver letter.

sudo mount -t cifs //FBS2-PC/users /mnt/users -o user=username
ln -s /mnt/users ~/.wine/dosdevices/y:

Then configure your program to open Y:\Public\resort\fbs.df1

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