[Wine] Why austin987 was banned from wine forum ??
austinenglish at gmail.com
Sun Feb 15 23:05:34 CST 2009
On Sun, Feb 15, 2009 at 11:02 PM, James McKenzie
<jjmckenzie51 at earthlink.net> wrote:
> arunb wrote:
>>> Greetings! I was just banned from the #winehq channel on freenode for suggesting to a newbie that he use winetricks to install directx 9c. I was told that winetricks is for developers and that installing directx this way can damage your wine install.
>>> I am currently using the latest developers version of wine with directx 9c installed and configured with the latest winetricks. I am playing the latest Civilization 4 expansion pack with no problems whatsoever on Ubuntu 8.10.
>>> I resent getting banned for accurate information and think that channel bans should be reserved for obscene or abusive behavior only.
>>> Thank you for tolerating this rant.
>> why was austin987 banned????
> He was not banned from #winehq. He does not exist there, either.
> James McKenzie
I do occasionally...I'm almost always in #winehackers though.
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