[Wine] Re: Best Linux For Wine?

glamdring wineforum-user at winehq.org
Wed Nov 23 16:11:27 CST 2011

johnywhy wrote:
> I'm well aware there are other factors to choosing a Linux distrib than whether it runs wine. I was not asking for general tips on how to pick a Linux distrib. I was only asking which one runs ms office on wine best. 
> Based on my minimal experience, I successfully ran ms excel on ubuntu, but could not get it to work on debian-based AV Linux, suggesting some linuxes run ms office better than others. Is that a mistaken conclusion?

In the my experience most cases are related to what version of Wine and any Wine extras the distro distributes by default. Also desktop effects etc.

99% of the time if I can get it to run on one distro it will run on the other, sometimes a it just needs a bit tweaking.

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