tenfoot wrote:I've installed Wine from the distribution disk and ended up with seven files in the Menu structure - Wine configuration, Wine File, Wine Help Browser (which doesn't appear to work), Wine Notepad, Wine RegEdit, Wine Software Uninstaller, and WineMine.
But what do I do next? The only program I wish to run under Wine is Family Historian - a genealogy application.
I've trawled through the WineHQ FAQs without succes, so look to one of you kind people to set me right.
Regards from New Zealand on a very pleasant Tuesday afternoon.
OK, now proceed as following:
-First run Wine-Configuration. It s mostly self-explaining.
change to the directory (or disk) where you have the Famili Historian installer. You should now see the "setup.exe" file.
Wine will now run Setup.exe and install the program.
Often, it creates a link into startmenu. If not, do following:
when it is installed, change into the directory it installed it to (info can be found in wine configuration if you want to search for the root directory of wine)
There, you will have an EXE file... run it by:
whereby filename stands for the concrete file name, of course