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Wine and Linux

Postby pdvossen » Fri Dec 09, 2016 12:30 am

I have been pleasantly surprised that most the Windows programs I have are currently running well under Wine. In the past I would have to try Winetricks or other programs to run my programs in Linux. This is truly of great advantage to me, as I would much rather be using Linux or a Chrome OS system as my main work environment.

Keep up the good work with Ultimate Edition. I use it and Pinguy, and find them both outstanding.
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Re: Wine and Linux

Postby XXxjoker21xXX » Tue Dec 13, 2016 10:27 pm

Indeed Wine and Playonlinux have opened new doors for Ubuntu.... if you need help with them Let me Know i have much knowledge in using Win Progs in Linux.... <BREW>
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Re: Wine and Linux

Postby admissioninfo123 » Thu Jan 19, 2017 7:04 am

PlayOnLinux is an application to ease the installation of Windows applications (primarily games) using Wine. It uses an online database of scripts to apply to different applications that need special configuration; if the game is not in the database, a manual installation can be performed. Aside from games, any other program can be installed and each one is put in a different container (WINEPREFIX) to prevent interference of one program with another. This provides isolation in much the same way that CrossOver's bottles work. PlayOnLinux allows users to install some of most favorable applications in the Windows world, such as Apple iTunes and Safari, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Internet Explorer v. 6/7, AutoCAD, Mono, .NET Framework 2.0, Fireworks MX, Flash MX, and many others.
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