[Wine] Re: Installing multiple wine version from Ubuntu Repository?
wineforum-user at winehq.org
Sun Oct 24 08:57:47 CDT 2010
mr jingle wrote:
> Is possible to install multiple concurrent version of wine from the wine repositories? Reasons to prefer this to building from sources should be obvious, I suppose: easyness in regression testing, compatibility, installation/removing...
Actually, the reasons you have stated are the reasons to prefer building from source rather than installing binary packages.
As far as I know, you can only have one binary package installed at a time (thus, the answer to your question would be 'No').
However, it is possible to have several built-but-not-technically-"installed" source builds. Atm I have 3-- 1.3.4., which was the currenty-available build when I swapped distros; 1.3.5, the most recently available build; and 1.1.41, the last known good build for Myst, which I felt like playing last week.
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