Wine Install Help
leechun at leechun.freeserve.co.uk
Wed Jul 7 23:31:47 UTC 2004
>I am having a bit of trouble installing wine, they dont have a tar file for
>FC1, and i dont really know how to choose the correct rpm for me, have i386,
>i686, and athlon, i have an athlon processor, now since i dont have an intel
>processor, i crossed out intel386 and 686, but the atholon doesnt seem to be
>working either it just sits there, does anyone know how long wine takes, i went
>to howto page and it said to install, type in terminal, rpm -iv
>wineblahblahblah.processor.rpm, i did this at root, doesnt seem to work. How
>come i can not get it to work? Any1 else with this issue, and know how to fix
>it? It is probably simple but i am new to the whole linux thing, and heard wine
>was good if you wanted to play your windows games.
I just install Wine in my FC2 today, had no problem there. Tar file?
Shouldn't you be using "wine-20040615-1fc1winehq.athlon.rpm" from the link
Once you got the .rpm, cd to the folder that contains it and use
Rpm -Uvh wine-20040615-1fc1winehq.athlon.rpm
I think you need to be as root to do this.
Also, you might want to download Winesetuptk, its a little gui program that
helps you to configure Wine. It at:
Hope this helps
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