[Wine] Wine installer for Ubuntu (possibly other distros) Linux
cj.wijtmans at gmail.com
Fri Jul 26 08:25:13 CDT 2013
If you are on ubuntu i am sure there is a repo to add for more recent win
If you want the latest and greatest and want to compiled things from
source, Gentoo is a better option by many kilometers.
Live long and prosper,
On Fri, Jul 26, 2013 at 3:03 PM, Seth Jenkins <starwarsfreak000 at gmail.com>wrote:
> I'm not surprised :) I haven't found one for Ubuntu yet, but I'm definitely
> not saying that there isn't. For those who are used to Windows though,
> this kind of "next-next-next-install-finish" installer could be more
> comfortable for them. Source package managers likely probably don't have
> the newest version in their repos, or, you have to download the newest
> package yourself (which you don't have to do for this script, it does that
> automatically), or I could be totally wrong about that assumption since
> I've never actually used a source package manager before. I just released
> this script in the hope that someone would find it helpful, because back in
> the days when I knew no commandline and couldn't figure out how to install
> wine from source, this would have been very helpful and easy.
> On Fri, Jul 26, 2013 at 8:46 AM, Mihamina Rakotomandimby <
> mihamina at rktmb.org
> > wrote:
> > On 2013-07-26 15:40, Seth Jenkins wrote:
> >> Package managers don't install from source, (actually, I'm not sure if
> >> this
> >> is always true, there's some option to compile the source once you
> >> download
> >> the package at least in Ubuntu, but I never do it that way, nor figured
> >> out
> >> how it works) and while I'm not entirely sure what you mean by custom, I
> >> use the make install straight from the wineinstall script included with
> >> every source package.
> > You have many kind of package managers.
> > Some are source package managers, some are binary package managers.
> > Some are both.
> > --
> > RMA.
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