Wine is a free software application that aims to allow computer programs written for Microsoft Windows to run on Unix-like operating systems.

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mirrored graphics when printing in Ubuntu 9.10 + WINE

When printing under Ubuntu 9.10's default WINE installation, all graphics are mirrored and flipped upside down. Text is printed correctly. So the image: AB "Regular Text" CD Would print out: ...
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GUI wrapper for Wine 1.1.38 in OSX?

I have successfully installed Wine (version 1.1.38) on my MacBook following these instructions. Basically, I have a set of command line utilities, which I think are very nice, but I do not want to ...
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How to install Wine on Red Hat?

I have downloaded the Setup from here. How do I install it now?
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How to install IE 6 up until IE 8 on Ubuntu?

Is there a way installing IE 6 up untill IE 8 on Ubuntu using Wine?
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wine for ubuntu 9.10

I tried to use wine for ubuntu 9.04 in my ubuntu 9.10. But when I tried to use portable keypass(password manager), it does not work. Is there a wine for ubuntu 9.10? Can I use it to install ...
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Font for Wine that supports the entire character set of the Win32 Console?

I would like to be able to display in the Wine console all characters that the Win32 console can display. I've written a small test program to print out all 8-bit characters: #include <stdio.h> ...
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Wine program list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows Softwares in Ubuntu ( Using Wine ) Does anybody know a list of which windows programs wine is able to run on linux?
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Debugging Wine, Windows Emulator for Linux

I frequently want to run a windows app (usually a game) on my linux machines, the best way to do this is via wine, the windows emulator. The problem is that this is quite difficult to do. The apps ...
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Linux running games in another x-session

I have been trying to optimize my settings to the maximum lately and someone told me that running a game in another xsessions w/ another user would increase my perfs. It will also allow me to kill it ...
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Error when installing Office 2007 on Ubuntu Linux 9.10 with Wine

I'm trying to install Office 2007 on Ubuntu Linux 9.10 with Wine. when I run $wine setup.exe, I get the following error message: Applying a Setup customization file requires Windows Installer 3.1 or ...
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Running OLEDB VB6 Windows Progam Under Wine

I'm trying to install a VB6 Windows program that uses OLEDB to access VFP tables to run under Wine 1.0.1 on Ubuntu 9.10. Wine is configured to Windows version Windows XP. The program install ran okay, ...
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Color Management, Linux, Photoshop C2 via Wine

I am new to Color Management CMS, so doing it on Linux, and then throw Wine into the mix ... and I am a little lost. However, I have Photoshop CS2 running okay with Crossover Professional on Ubuntu ...
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How can I install dot net on linux wine and cross over?

How can I install dot net on linux wine and cross over?
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How can I play Dr. Brain?

I'm trying to play this old game of mine, The Lost Mind Of Dr.Brain. I have the CD and CD case, on which I found the following: PC / MAC CD WIN'3.1 / WIN'95 Installation: If you have ...
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Change Wine Title

This is a really silly and stupid question, but is there a way to change the text of the titlebar for a Wine window (or any window for that matter)? It's sort of bugging me that it says "Default - ...
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Wine Alphablend issue

I'm trying to get 'Metatrader4' running on a Ubuntu Jaunty Server box. Wine latest is installed 1.1.32 / OpenBox / xorg minimal. I get the application launch but don't see the icons (see related bug ...
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Run office 2007 pptview.exe on ubuntu 9.10

I am setting up an old PC on which I have installed Ubuntu 9.10. For viewing powerpoint slides, I first installed the pptview package . This doesn't always seem to work well; in the first example I ...
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Is there any equivalent to wine for running Mac applications?

Is there anything to run applications designed for OS X in Linux without having OSX, similar to how you can run Windows applications on Linux using Wine without having Windows?
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Firebug for ie in ubuntu

How to install firebug for ie6 which is installed in ubuntu platform using wine.
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Is there a Wine-like program, but for Windows? [closed]

Sometimes, there's a Linux app that I'd like to run in Windows (XP). Is there something similar to Wine that will do it?
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Google Chrome for Linux

Is there any way to use Google Chrome on Linux (specifically, Fedora 8)? Is there a native version for Linux, or would I have to use Wine?
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Windows Visual C++ in OSX?

I'm trying to use Windows Visual C++ Express Edition 2008 in OSX with Wine, but X11 tells me that it was unable to find a volume for extraction and to verify my permissions, which are read and write. ...
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How can I get a stable Photoshop running on Linux?

My OS is Debian - I've heard of Wine and virtualization software such as Virtualbox.. I'm wondering what to go with for stability as Wine was kinda bug prone when I last tried it for some other ...
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Is it possible to install Photomatix under wine?

Is it possible to install Photomatix under wine? I'm running Ubuntu 9.04, and I've tried both the default download and the embedded .net version. The first attempts to install the .net framework ...
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keepass not working with wine

I installed Keepass 1.16 in my thumbdrive, which reportedly works with wine (as per Keepass homepage), but after entering the master password it just hangs and shows the "The program keepass has ...
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Making wine to be compiled with libxml2 support on gentoo

Despite I had xml use flag in my make.conf and installed libxml2 before compiling wine sometimes I'm getting errors like this: This program tried to use a DOMDocument object, but libxml2 support was ...
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Ubuntu: how to get audio to work in both Spotify (under Wine) and Flash (in Firefox)?

I'm running Spotify on Linux using Wine. Sound worked great (even though the sound test in winecfg failed!), until I installed alsa-oss package yesterday to get Flash sound working in Firefox. Now ...
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Why is wine “not an emulator”?

Isn't the difference between Windows apps and Linux apps just libraries asked by applications running? (see previous question) How is possible then to make Windows applications running on a Linux ...
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Any Way to run Mac OSX software under Windows?

I know that you cannot run MacOSX within a virtual machine, but I am curious if there is something similar to WINE that emulates MacOSX enough to allow running some MacOSX software under Windows. ...
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How do I install iTunes under Wine?

The standard procedure of switching to root and then entering wine iTunesSetup.exe doesn't work. I get a plethora of error messages. I am running Fedora 9. I've done some Googling but haven't ...
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Can I run Microsoft Office 2007 under Ubuntu?

I am an Ubuntu user, but was wondering if it was possible to run Microsoft Office. Will Wine allow me to run it?
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How do I run a program in Ubuntu using Wine that requires JRE?

I have an application that requires JRE to run on Windows. I have now migrated to Ubuntu and am trying to run the same application using WINE. However I get the error: "No Java Found". Any ideas how ...
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Changing VolumeID inside wine

How can I change disk volume id in wine? There is vol command in windows which shows volume id and VolumeID (from Sysinternals) which can change VolumeID in windows but not in wine.