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Questions tagged [wine]

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

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How to install ocx file to wine

I am using Mac OS 10.14.5, and I am trying to run an exe file. So I did brew install wine. Then, using wine to run the program yields the following error: 0009:fixme:actctx:parse_depend_manifests ...
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Script variable to execute default terminal

How do I open the default terminal emulator in a bash script? For example I want my wine game to launch inside whatever terminal emulator is set as default, hence providing me with a debug interface. ...
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Train simulator, not all fonts are working properly on wine

I ran Train Simulator 2017 game using Wine, but not all fonts are working properly. F.e, fonts in menu work, but fonts in-game (next stop, time, score count) don't work. Also, loading text is not ...
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Huge hdd usage while gaming

For testing I tried to run Path of Exile and Guild Wars 2 on Ubuntu Budgie and Mint XFCE. To run PoE I used steam. To run GW2 I used Lutris. When any game is fully loaded and I do not touch anithing ...
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Should we use machine-wide Wine prefixes?

I recently learned about WINEPREFIXes, and it seems like its root folder usually ends up in the current user's home folder. Ideally, I'd like the Windows software to be available to all users, so ...
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Error installing dotNet4.0 on Wine

I have to code a Program for school which has to run on a Raspberry Pi and I have to present in my class. I've done a small smart mirror program but i made it with C#, since this is the only language ...
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How to download wine-tkg manually to play FIFA 19?

I am using Linux Mint 19.1 and I want to install FIFA 19 in it. I went to lutris.net and I found out that I have to install wine-tkg for esync features. The download link provided in there doesn't ...
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How to find why a program under Wine stopped working?

I have LTspice running under Wine, which I use infrequently (1 or 2 times a month). It has always worked well. Today I noticed it wasn't working: when I ran it from a shell, it doesn't start up, I ...
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Unrecognized Joystick in Wine

I'm currently using Lutris in order to launch Wine 4.6 in order to play Star Citizen on Linux, Distro PopOS (Ubuntu 19.04). I have 3 Joysticks (+ A Wooting One): Mad Catz Saitek Pro Flight X-56 ...
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Wine. Pokerstars Freezes with Pop Up Window

I have just removed Mint 17.3 and installed Mint Mate 19.1 and installed the latest version of Wine Stable 4.0 from WineHQ. Pokerstars installed without error, updates and loads without error but when ...
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Problem starting session Debian 9

I'm working with Debian 9. My computer has two partitions, so I have Debian alongside W10. I needed to install a Windows program (STAMP), so I decided to install Wine instead to do it in the Windows ...
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Playing Starcraft using WINE completely freezes Manjaro

I've recently started having problem on Manjaro where everytime I play Starcraft 2 using WINE (through Lutris) it works well for like 2-5 minutes, and then it suddenly completely freezes the system, ...
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How do I install Wine on Fedora 20?

How do I install Wine on Fedora 20? Other versions of Fedora or other Linuces are not an option. I would prefer to use a package manner, but can also build from source
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How can I run multiple instances of a wine program?

I have a QT based program that is built for windows 10 and runs on wine 3. On Windows starting the program a second time results in the open instance getting the focus and the first instance is then ...
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How to permanently fix a cd drive at a given location in winecfg

I installed some CD based windows educational software in wine and it works great, except for some reason it can't find the disk unless I manually change the path from its default location G:/media/...
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native unzipping under wine

Is there a way to extract ZIP-files under wine without resorting to "3rd party applications"? When running windows natively, ZIP-files can be extracted directly in the explorer. However, the explorer ...
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Steam not running under WINE after Linux Mint restart

So yesterday I downloaded Windows Steam and installed and ran it under WINE for all my games that aren't native to Linux, well, I shut down my PC for the night and wake up, try to launch Steam (both ...
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Audio not working in Spelunky Classic 1.1 with Wine - IDirectMusicLoaderImpl_SetObject no gm.dls error

I tried to play Spelunly Classic 1.1 on my Debian 9 64 bit system with Wine, but unfortunately music and sound effects are not working. While launching the game I get this error: 0009:fixme:dwmapi:...
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How to make wine find mscoree.dll?

I'm getting this when I try to load up some PE binary for a cracking game under Kali. Getting it to run at all isn't part of the challenge. 0009:err:module:fixup_imports_ilonly mscoree.dll not found,...
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PlayOnLinux seems to append two slashes in the path of my installed Wine version

I am using Mint and I installed PlayOnLinux and several Wine versions. All of them had the same issue of crashing out of nowhere when setting up a new hard drive after selecting the options to choose ...
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LSB codename isn't a valid LM codename, cannot install Wine

Just installed Linux Mint 19 Xfce yesterday and am now trying to get Wine installed but always the command sudo apt-add-repository 'deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ bionic main' returns ...
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The program name.exe has encountered a serious problem

I installed Wine on newly installed Linux Mint 19 Bionic edition, and also PlayOnLinux. When I try to open a .msi type file with Wine Windows program loader it says: "Program error: The program ...
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How does Wine generate the image files for a Start Menu entry?

With an eye toward extracting all of the sizes of an icon (ICO file) as PNG images from an EXE file, I noticed that Wine appears to do this automatically. After the installation of foobar2000, Wine (...
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Wondering about backporting packages on Debian, how to keep it up to date and making sure I do it properly

I'm wondering if this backport method would work let's say if I'm trying to download Steam or Wine? Like, once I have the backported package downloaded, would it stay up to date every time I 'apt ...
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Why does Wine do not have key registry “LocaleName”?

I using Windows registry, but I happened to find application which relies on registry key LocaleName. Thanks to Wine's regedit, I found some keys linked to region settings (Locale, sCountry, sLanguage,...
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The procedure entry point WSCSetApplicationCategory could not be located in the dynamic link library WS2_32.dll

When starting an application using Wine, I got the following error: The procedure entry point WSCSetApplicationCategory could not be located in the dynamic link library WS2_32.dll Looking into the ...
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Wine application launch error

I currently have a debian VPS (without UI). I installed wine without worries and during the launch I have an error: Application tried to create a window, but no driver could be loaded. Make sure that ...
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Steam Proton stopped working on Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS

Ubuntu 18.04.2 LTS on AMD64 with Steam client now at version Feb 18 2019, package 1550534751. Yesterday, I could play Steam Play games (Windows games with the Proton fork of Wine) just fine on my ...
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Audio not working in Wine on Debian 9

Whenever I run a Windows application in Wine I get this error and subsequently no sound: err:ole:CoGetClassObject class {bcde0395-e52f-467c-8e3d-c4579291692e} not registered err:ole:...
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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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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 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 ...