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Task Automation With .EXE program and Bash Script?

There's a Windows program called Visipics. It finds similar images, not merely duplicates. I find it superior to findimagedupes (I use it with Manjaro and Linux Mint) and competing Windows programs, ...
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Directx application using wine over ssh -x

I'm trying to run a Windows app (Artemis video game - server mode) on my archlinux server. As it is an windows application I have to run it using Wine. As I'd like to be able to launch the server ...
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DirectX installed on Wine althought it doesn't work in games

I have installed DirectX on Wine and used winetricks to have better graphics in my games. Although it doesn't work! When I want to run GTA: San Andreas it shows that I have to download and install ...
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Wine/PoL giving numerous errors in Fedora 17

I've been trying to run a handful of indy games for Windows on my laptop through Wine, but got a bunch of errors along the lines of: wine: created the configuration directory '/home/jude/.wine' fixme:...
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How would one run windows applications in Linux that are already Installed in a Windows Environment?

Basically, what I'm looking to do is as simple as the title suggests. There are two drives, one with a Windows installation, and one with a Linux installation. I would like to be able to run the ...
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After restart ibus, can't use it in wine application

When working on linux (mint mate 17.2), need kill ibus daemon and restart it for some reason. After that one of the editor which is a wine application can't use the ibus input anymore, while other ...
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WinSCP in Wine - Black Box, no handling possible

OS: Antergos linux-lts 4.4.15-1 Wine: wine-1.9.13 (Staging) Desktop: gnome-desktop 1:3.20.2-1 Graphic: GeForce GTX 770 Kernel driver in use: nvidia (nvidia 367.27-1) If i start winscp (Installed via ...
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Can I run high-performance games under Wine using a modern board (eg Z170)

When I bought and installed Windows XP I promised to myself it would be the last Windows OS I would ever use. Unfortunately, some games are coming out that do not run on Windows XP and do not run on ...
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Installing HitFilm 4 Express on Linux

is there a way to install HitFilm 4 Express on Linux using Wine or some other way? Thanks!
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filtering on pgrep to limit the result

I have an application running under WINE. However I need a way to get the processid (as part of a monitoring script). On my old server (Debian) I simply did: pgrep -f /home/user/directory/AppName....
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convert windows path to unix path inside wine application command line

I'm running a windows application in wine, which executes configurable commands to run external applications (e.g. an diff editor to show differences between two source files). So these commands are ...
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uTorrent: invisible text torrent name column in Wine

Is there any solution/workaround for missing name text column on uTorrent 3.4.30635-1 under Wine 1.7.14-1 ? i've tried to change preferences > advanced > sys.enable_wine_hacks, but it does nothing..
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apt-get broke after trying to install wine

I'm a new Linux user. I use Kali Linux and tried to install wine via: sudo apt-get install wine winetricks This, however, didn't work as there were some errors. After that, I cannot install, update ...
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Why won't grep work in this command?

I have GTA San Andreas running in Wine, although when I exit the game it hangs in the terminal, and the process still has leftover resources, which causes it not to exit. So I've made this command ...
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Warframe not starting [wine]

today I tried to install Warframe with wine. I followed this tutorial, but I always get a window which looks like this: When I press on "show details", it shows me that. I have installed an ...
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Compiling wine application, how do i link to windows.h

Please forgive me if i'm asking in the wrong SA. Note: This is NOT about compiling wine itself! I am trying to figure out how to compile windows application with wine's windows.h. I have installed ...
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Can`t start any exe with Wine

I can`t start any win program. Just got an error: fixme:service:scmdatabase_autostart_services Auto-start service L"MountMgr" failed to start: 2 wine: Bad EXE format for Z:\home\renegade\...
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How to get Wine to work in Proxychains?

I have configured proxychains to use Tor: proxychains firefox Works well. proxychains wine <app> The applications always fail to connect to the Tor network, which can work without ...
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How can I play windows game on linux mint? [closed]

I want to play windows game on linux mint ? What version of wine should I use?
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X0 does not exist in the directory

winecfg connect /tmp/.X11-unix/X0: No such file or directory Application tried to create a window, but no driver could be loaded. Make sure that your X server is running and that $DISPLAY is set ...
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How to install/run windows 8.1 app on Ubuntu?

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible to install and run a Windows 8.1 app on Linux(currently using Ubuntu 16.04, but not opposed to installing a different distro). I know that WINE is supposed to ...
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How do I view the case-sensitive file names of iso9660/Joliet+UCS-3 volumes?

I have an ISO that I am trying to use to install software via Wine. I have the ISO mounted as a loopback device. The Windows installer keeps complaining that it cannot locate particular CAB files and ...
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How to run programs in a Sandbox?

I have been using PlayOnLinux to run windows programs on Linux. PlayOnLinux creates a virtual drive for each program installed and every VD represents a different Windows XP computer. Any changes ...
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playonlinux crashing on Fedora 19

I installed playonlinux using the default repository and when I run the command 'playonlinux' its getting crash and prints this output Traceback (most recent call last): File "mainwindow.py", line ...
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Error launching Safari with PlayOnLinux

I've installed PlayOnLinux with the following commands: wget -q -O- http://deb.playonlinux.com/public.gpg | sudo apt-key add - sudo wget http://deb.playonlinux.com/playonlinux_precise.list -O /etc/...
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How to enable GTK theming (wine-staging) in Playonlinux?

As indicated in this answer, Wine-staging now has an option for GTK theming, and it works as indicated there. Adding a Wine-staging version to a virtual drive in Playonlinux , the "Staging" tab ...
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listening to a port from within wine?

I'd like to communicate through OSC to some software running in Wine, but when I start the OSC server from within wine, I don't see any ports listening (on the linux host). Is it possible to have wine ...
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Cocoa API implementation for Linux?

Is there any Wine-like project for running OS X apps on Linux? I mean an implementation of Cocoa API for standard Linux machine, as it is done with Wine.
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Passing external parameter to .exe on Windows using winexe from Linux

I am trying to execute a .exe on Windows from Linux using winexe. This exe requires an external parameter (string) to be fed alongwith. With the following command I have succeeded in initialising the ....
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Convert tty terminal output to plain text

I want to capture the text output of windows console app I run with wineconsole --backend=curses .... The app itself just uses boring stdio. Unfortunately, wine does a lot of escaping of the output, ...
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Mounting a SafeDisc-protected ISO on Linux

I have a copy of a very old and obscure software CD (circa 2004). The disc uses SafeDisc copy protection and needs to be in the CD tray for the program to run. I have been using the original CD under ...
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winetricks unable to find mfc40

if I run: winetricks mfc40 I get this output: Executing w_do_call mfc40 Executing load_mfc40 Downloading http://activex.microsoft.com/controls/vc/mfc40.cab to /home/marty/.cache/winetricks/mfc40 -...
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Prevent Wine application from checking for DirectX

I am trying to install an application in Wine. The program will only work on Windows 95, so I set this option in winecfg. But when I run the installer, it checks if DirectX 3.0 is installed, and ...
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Packaging Windows Application with Wine in deb and rpm format

My Question is can I package a Windows application with WINE in .deb and .rpm file ? Just like TeamViewer and Picasa for Linux. I don't have the source code of the application available with me, so ...
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running an osc server inside wine?

Is it possible to run an osc server from wine that I can use to send messages to over localhost? I'm trying to do this from within reaper
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How to install a Windows desktop under Wine

Once I have installed Linux and Wine, how can I get a Windows desktop (you know, a relaxing view of green rolling hills and a bluer than blue sky) with Windows menus (if at all)?
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wine - Can I get SWTOR to use backslash and AltGr in keybinds?

I usually play SWTOR on Windows (10), but being able to play on linux would be so much better for too many reasons to list (and beyond the scope of this question). So I've set it up via playonlinux (...
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Install GX simulator of MITSUBISHI PLC program In a Linux machine?

I'm using the Ubuntu 14.04 release this program ** GX simulator of MITSUBISHI PLC** allows me to simulate certain functions and programing tasks of Programmable Logic Circuit of MITSUBISHI, and it is ...
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1Password & Wine on Linux Mint

When I run 1Password (Windows version) using Wine on Linux Mint, should the belonging browser add-on running natively in Firefox work, or must the browser also run in Wine? Is there any settings or ...
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How to remove Notepad from the applications list?

After installing Wine, Notepad has became a default application to open unknown textual files by double click. I'd like to eliminate this behaviour and remove Notepad from the list of applications ...
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Starcraft II on linux

I have installed wine and am trying to play Starcraft II on fedora 21. It loads fine but none of the graphics are properly displayed in the background after the game starts and when I try to enter ...
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C compiler cannot create executables

I'm trying to install wine on Linux Mint 17.1. I ./configure'd as root to install it. Input: cd Downloads/wine-1.6.2 ./configure Output: checking build system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu ...
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Installing Photoshop on Fedora Workstation

I currently have a Fedora 23 workstation 64 bit. I installed wine and wanted to install photoshop cs6. When I run the setup.exe wine setup.exe the ps6 fails. anyone got it working?
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Create a (Windows type) Instance of an application in Linux

The background: I have some old Windows Applications that I need to get running in a Wine environment on Linux. I have got to the point where I can start the application and it runs fine. However I ...
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What is the correct location to create a new WINEPREFIX?

I have a copy of WINE installed on a Debian Server. And I have now set up my first application. The .exe is in /home/user/appDir/appName.exe I have set up a .desktop file containing: Exec=env ...
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Installing Ubuntu and Wine on my Windows 7 computer [closed]

I want to install the Ubuntu OS onto my Windows 7 computer by double-booting. (I have obtained Ubuntu 13.10.) I also want to install the Wine program. Into which OS should I install the WINE program? ...
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Resolving Error: Running Xilinx through Wine

I've run the Xilinx 14.7 Full Installer for Windows successfully via Wine on the prefix com.xilinx.verilog, then went to ~/Library/Application\ Support/com.xilinx.verilog_145331572525077/ to confirm ...
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Wine error: “Error opening the file”

In the program RADTools more exactly in radvideo.exe. How to fix? terminal output: err:quartz:GetClassMediaFile Media class not found fixme:qcap:fnCaptureGraphBuilder2_RenderStream (0x1461c0/0x1461c0)...
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Why does Wine copy all the files in the Home directory?

Looking through my Wine's fake C: Drive, I see the files in my home directory (the files in my Desktop, Downloads, etc.) all copied in the C: Drive's home directory. Furthermore, if I make a new file, ...
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Wine can not handle system fonts

Debian Jessie (amd64) wine wine-1.6.2 (i386) There are system fonts avalable for x-applications (truetype). But i can not see them in font select dialogue in wine. wine-applications also can not use ...