[Wine] cant get wine on Centos 5.6

James McKenzie jjmckenzie51 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 2 15:13:54 CDT 2011

On Tue, Aug 2, 2011 at 12:42 PM, Toushirou1989
<wineforum-user at winehq.org> wrote:
> i have look thougth all the guides to get wine every time i run "yum install wine"
> it will say
> Code:
> [root at subaru-1 Toushirou]# yum install wine
> Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, priorities
> Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile
>  * base: mirror.cogentco.com
>  * extras: mirror.umoss.org
>  * updates: mirror.cogentco.com
> Setting up Install Process
> No package wine available.
> Nothing to do
You should be able to use the Wine build for RedHat 5.6 on CentOS 5.6.
 Look at the Dowloads link on the Wine Home Page.
> i got the tar file of wine "wine-1.2.3.tar.bz2" but dont know how to get it installed.
> its been a few years for the last time i have use a lnuix system so i have forgoten most of the commands need to install
> items on the system

This is the 'tarball' of Wine and you will need to build it.  Look at
the FAQ for how to build Wine.


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