[Wine] Program Files Folder in Wine
Gert van den Berg
wine-users at mohag.net
Mon Jan 19 11:53:58 CST 2009
On Mon, Jan 19, 2009 at 6:49 PM, mitch374 <wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote:
> Hello. I am not sure what I am doing wrong, but I cannot get Wine to run anything under the Program Files folder. It gives me the error message that it cannot find C:\Program (it's as if the space between Program and Files stops it). I have tried eliminating the space in both the folder name and in the command line. Nothing works. GRRRRRR
1. Change directory to the program's directory first. Use Tab
completing to (easily) properly handle spaces.
2. Learn how the shell's quoting works:
http://www.grymoire.com/Unix/Sh.html#uh-6 till the end of "Strong
versus weak quoting" is basically all there is to know.
> I am trying to install Final Fantasy XI using Ubuntu 8.10 and Wine 1.1.13 (updated to this this morning, before updating it wouldn't install at all) Also, I am following the step by step HOW TO that I found here.
> Thanks for any and all help.
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