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Questions tagged [wine]

Open Source Software for running Windows applications on other operating systems.

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wine unmet dependencies:

I believe that at one point i uninstalled wine however when i try to install wine again i get this: ~$ sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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How to make /dev/input/mouse0 accessible for wine?

I have a gaming mouse (specifically Genius DeathTaker) and its Windows driver. The configuration app (e.g. setting the meaning of the buttons) runs fine under wine. However, when I click "Apply", ...
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How can I force PlayonLinux to use Wine 4?

PlayOnLinux hasn't been updated since 2015. As such their list of Wine versions are outdated. The highest version available inside the app is 3.2. The latest wine version available at the time of ...
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Running DOS in Linux Mint with WINE

I've tried installing WINE with WINEtricks, as I want to run a DOS window on a Linux Mint 64 bit system. So far, I haven't been successful at doing this. Has anyone been able to accomplish this task,...
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Is there any way to run .NET 4.5.2 WPF application under Linux?

I'm trying to run some large but simple .NET app on Linux, is there any possible way to do it? Where I should do more search? I tried wine, mono, but they seems to fail for some reason. Maybe there ...
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Is wine server a client of X server?

Is wineserver a client of X server? I run some Windows GUI programs via wine, but xlsclients | grep -i wine returns nothing. How are the windows of the Windows GUI programs created then? ...
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“Maximum number of clients reached”

On Lubuntu 18.04 $ wine PDFXCview.exe my.pdf 047d:fixme:ver:GetCurrentPackageId (0x32fbc4 (nil)): stub Maximum number of clients reached047d:err:winediag:x11drv_init_thread_data x11drv: Can't open ...
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Is `/usr/lib/binfmt-support/run-detectors` supposed to choose mono or wine to run a windows or .net executable? [duplicate]

On Lubuntu 18.04, Is /usr/lib/binfmt-support/run-detectors supposed to choose mono or wine to run a windows or .net executable? $ cat /proc/sys/fs/binfmt_misc/cli enabled interpreter /usr/lib/...
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How to correctly configure a wine shortcut?

I am trying to run a wine console program in Mint 19.1 from a desktop shortcut. The shortcut is generated by installing the program using wine setup-pg322-nl.exe downloaded from pro-gen.nl. The ...
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How to enable Pulseaudio for Wine on Fedora 29?

I have struggled to find an answer to this, so I wanted to share what I came up with. In my 32-bit wine prefix on Fedora 29, I have been unable to enable audio. I installed the wine-pulseaudio and ...
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Chinese characters in wine

I am using Wine to use a Windows interface to WeChat in Linux. WeChat is a popular messaging program in China, similar to WhatsApp. Many of my messages are in Chinese. Unfortunately, they are not ...
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wine-staging unmet dependencies Linux Mint

I just installed Linux Mint on my PC beacuse I want to ditch Windows for good and I want to play some games on it through Lutris. The problem is that I'm struggling installing wine staging for 32-bit ...
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sane scanner not available via TWAIN/Wine

I have a scanner (Fujitsu ix500) connected via USB with a Fedora 29 machine. I can use the scanner just fine using GNOME's simple-scan. Also it seems the scanner is well supported via sane: $ ...
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How to update WINEPREFIX without starting an app

When wine package is updated on the system most WINEPREFIX'es (unless configured to use a specific version of wine) needs to be updated as well. As far as everybody knows the update is handled ...
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Will running Wine & Virtual-Box at the same time cause problems?

I heard that you can't install more than one virtualization software at the same time, such as wine and virtual box, because that will create many problems. Now Wine is not a virtualization software, ...
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How to disable ok-only messages in winetricks?

Every time I install DLL in winetricks it pops up ok-only message boxes many times: Working around wine bug 34803... Ok. Mono does not appear to be installed... Ok. It doesn't even ask to make a ...
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Wine fails to install, says broken package held. Ubuntu Xenial Xerus (Backslash Kristoff)

I dont know what to do anymore. vstev@X-13-33Vs:~$ sudo apt-get -s install wine [sudo] password for vstev: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... ...
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How do you run wine in Alpine Linux?

I installed the wine package but it didn't work: apk update && apk add wine && wine /bin/sh: wine: not found
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Wine Version 3.0.3 bug

I have a slight issue with Wine right now which is kinda annoying. Running on: Linux 4.18.0-kali2-amd64 #1 SMP Debian 4.18.10-2kali1 (2018-10-09) x86_64 GNU/Linux Wine works just fine except every ...
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POL-WINE crashes running MotoGp2015 on Linux Mint 64bit - ISO MotoGP2015

What I wanted to do: Play MotoGP2015... What I tried to do: I installed the game by using an ISO FIle and using PlayOnLinux for the .exe. The PleyOnLinus crash problem: I double click on the launch ...
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XMonad, Wine and Photoshop: how to make floating menu behave correctly?

I run a copy of Photoshop CS6 through Wine while using XMonad. The behavior of all photoshop floating menu bugs in some way. Typically they fly off screen. I can tile and resize them, but this messes ...
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Debian 9 Stretch: unable to locate winehq-staging

I've done all these without any errors: $ sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 $ wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/Release.key $ sudo apt-key add Release.key $ gksu gedit /etc/apt/sources.list ...
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Disable X11 window

I'm using wine (WineHQ) on a Ubuntu server to run a Windows program that pops up a window (just for status update, nothing clickable). In Wine, that is done by X11 forwarding. I'd like to disable ...
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How to install wine on ubuntu?

I'm struggling with installing WIne on fresh Description: Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS 404 Not Found [IP: 91.189.*.* 80] :3 https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu bionic InRelease E: The repository 'http:...
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How to play streaming video from sites like HBO that require a Windows environment?

This query is actually a double duplicate. I initially queried several months ago, and I'm repeating this updated query in the hopes that things have changed. I recently posted a related query that ...
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HyperX Alloy Elite RGB customize led patterns

Today I bought an HyperX Alloy Elite RGB keyboard. I see that they have a led pattern customization software called NGenuity (https://www.hyperxgaming.com/us/ngenuity). But that's windows only. I ...
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OpenGL not found under wine

I am running Fedora 27 and I have installed wine from repos: wine-3.16 (Staging). My laptop is a dual-graphics one, I have bumblebee running fine (works in native linux programs). 00:02.0 VGA ...
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Compilation always fails for WINE on CentOS7

I am running a new instance of CentOS 7 w/ Gnome desktop. I want to get Wine running on my instance of CentOS 7 so that I can run KeePass. I got Wine installed via EPEL, but running any .exe from ...
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Wine: error: dotnet conflicts with dotnet, which is already installed

I am following an installation guide, which seems to be off in some points. It was the dotnet libraries with winetricks -q dotnet20 dotnet20sp1 dotnet20sp2 winetricks -q dotnet30 etc. Though, I get ...
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Microcap-12 using Wine 3.03 in Ubuntu 18.04. Can't save files

I'm trying to run Microcap-12(electronic circuit simulator) with Ubuntu. Until now, the only, but very important, issue, is that I can't save the files. Info displayed running wine in terminal: When ...
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Wine/Proton: unable to stat out-file from Z: drive, possibly permissions? [closed]

I'm getting the following error while trying to launch a Wine application. [DISPLAY] (path: Z:\home\myuser\.local\share\somepath\file.exe cmdline: "Z:\home\myuser\.local\share\somepath\file.exe") [...
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permission in wine applications

running wine program argument, on wine at USER/.wine, and program at wherever. running as USER, with ownership of user, and the group set to USER, the result No protocol specified creating Window ...
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Reinstall WINE Mono & Gecko [closed]

I installed WINE on my Mac thru WineBottler. While trying to uninstall different programs I accidentally uninstalled Mono and Gecko. Where/how can I reinstall them?
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Wine32 dependencies problem [closed]

Since yesterday I tried to install Wine, everything was OK until I was asked to install wine32. The following packages have unmet dependencies: wine32:i386 : Depends: libc6:i386 (>= 2.17) but ...
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Set media to “Floppy Disk” automatically in Wine

In order for an application I am using (with Wine) to be able to access a usb drive I need to set the drive to "floppy disk" in the wine configuration under the drives tab in the advanced settings. If ...
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Unable to add WINE repository for Mint 19

I am following the instructions on the wineHQ website to install the package. I run into problems on the following step. On Linux Mint 19.x, the last line should be the following: sudo apt-add-...
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How to get Battle.net working on Elementary OS 0.4.1?

I have followed both these guides to install Wine and Battle.net on my Elementary OS system, with configuration - Elementary OS 0.4.1 (Loki) [Built on Ubuntu 16.04.3 LTS] 8GB RAM Intel Core i7-6500U ...
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Detect CLI or Wine executable in Manjaro

In my Linux Mint installation, I can directly execute a PE executable at the command line, and if it's a .NET/CLI executable, then it will automatically execute it with Mono, and otherwise, it will ...
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Better performance for music production using Wine or Windows-on-Virtualbox (on Linux host)

There are two applications that I have used and familiar with on Windows 7 and 10, and would like to use also on my new Desktop running Ubuntu (with lowlatency kernel), i.e. Guitar Rig 5, and FL-...
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Removing libz.so files from wine doesn't solve the problem of Wine configuration window showing nothing on Ubuntu 18.04

Updating to Ubuntu 18.04, I felt like playing a game. I installed PlayOnLinux, Wine version 1.8, and I followed a step-by-step tutorial I had found months ago to make it work. What happened in both ...
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an app is not installing and fails with vcredist_x86_2013 Using Wine 3.8

During installation of a windows app using Wine 3.8, the app tries to install vcredist_x86_2013 along the way and after some time installation reverts everything and says it could not install the app. ...
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Wine is still available after uninstalling it

I am facing a problem that I don't understand on a CentOS 7.4 box. Someone installed a wine and didn't documented how they installed it (was it with yum, directly with a rpm or built from sources? I ...
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Is there a way to find out if a particular Wine software is installed and a general way to run the software?

Let's suppose my script expects Lightshot screenshot software to be installed into Wine. Is there a way to query Wine (some people use PlayOnLinux as a front-end for it)? If it is possible, is there ...
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Trouble getting no$ emulators to run in Wine

I'm trying to get the PSX emulator no$psx to run. I've seen some other people getting his other emulators for GBA no$gba and SNES(no$sns) to run on Linux with the help of wine. However, no one seems ...
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How to give wine programs access only to the ~/Public folder and nowhere else

I would like to give wine programs access to only the folder ~/Public, just as if they belonged to other user. How can I do that?
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Safety guidelines to using MS Office with Wine on Linux

People at my institution keep sending me Office files from time to time. Sometimes Powerpoint presentations, sometimes Excel sheets or even Word documents, and I have to edit them. And no, ...
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how to install wine on computer [duplicate]

i need to install wine in my computer but cannot to install wine :( root@RMX:~# dpkg --add-architecture i386 root@RMX:~# apt-get update Hit http://ftp.debian.org unstable Release.gpg Ign http://...
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PPAs will not install “sudo: add-apt-repository: command not found”

I am trying to get the Linux distro "PIXEL" to install some PPAS for Wine, and I have run into a issue where it will not install because of the following error: sudo: add-apt-repository: command not ...
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Can a Windows executable file be searched in $PATH, when running it under wine?

$ echo $PATH /home/t/bin/:/usr/local/sbin:/usr/local/bin:/usr/sbin:/usr/bin:/sbin:/bin:/usr/games:/usr/local/games:/snap/bin $ which PDFXCview.exe /home/t/bin//PDFXCview.exe $ ls /home/t/bin/...
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Is there ANY way to run windows software on ARM processor (Odroid)

I have looked everywhere but didn't find a solution. I couldn't get exogear to work either because you can't install wine on odroid. thanks in advance for ANY solutions