Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Trying to use Wine in 7.7.1, missing mono and gecko packages

  1. #1
    Member registered user
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    USA
    Posts
    50

    Trying to use Wine in 7.7.1, missing mono and gecko packages

    When I configure Wine it says to install mono and gecko from my distro, and so i found mono-complete and installed it, but then found no gecko package available.

    At this point my worry is that I've destroyed the install and have to redo everything from scratch.

    It offered to install these from the wine site but suggested I don't do that, so I didn't take the options to install them, but now if I run the configure wine option it doesn't ask me if I want to load them.

    Any ideas? I have a program that is windows only for which there isn't an obvious linux alternative.

    Thanks for any suggestions...

  2. #2
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Posts
    107
    Hello,

    I am not very informed on Linux. But I think the following.

    1- Windows has no OBVIOUS linux ALTERNATIVE. No REAL alternative at all
    other than WINDOWS and its rleases!

    2- While Linux has (NOT obvious) many alternatives: different distributions.

    3- Wine is dedicated for only some "win32 apps".
    WINE...Is Not an Emulator of Windows as it is indicated sometimes.
    Please see the FAQ if you want more....and the "wine site"

    4- Personally I "by-pass" downloading MONO and Gecko. No problem afterwards.

    Perhaps I shall not be able to reconnect before a long time ago.
    So excuse me if I cannot follow all of your thread.

    Good chance

    knp

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  


Dell Poweredge R720 3.5

Dell Poweredge R720 3.5" 2x E5-2680 2.7ghz 16-Cores 64gb H710 8x Trays 2x750w

$384.99



Dell PowerEdge R720XD Server | 2x 2.8GHz 20 Cores | 128GB | H710 | 20TB Storage picture

Dell PowerEdge R720XD Server | 2x 2.8GHz 20 Cores | 128GB | H710 | 20TB Storage

$936.95



Dell Poweredge R410 2 X SIX CORE 2.40GHZ E5645 32GB RAM 500GB HHD SERVER QTY picture

Dell Poweredge R410 2 X SIX CORE 2.40GHZ E5645 32GB RAM 500GB HHD SERVER QTY

$159.99



Dell PowerEdge R720xd Server | 2x E5-2680 2.7Ghz = 16 Cores | 48GB | 4x 2TB SAS picture

Dell PowerEdge R720xd Server | 2x E5-2680 2.7Ghz = 16 Cores | 48GB | 4x 2TB SAS

$550.00



Dell PowerEdge R720 Server / 2x E5-2640 = 12 Cores / 64GB RAM / H710 / 4x Trays picture

Dell PowerEdge R720 Server / 2x E5-2640 = 12 Cores / 64GB RAM / H710 / 4x Trays

$299.99



Dell Poweredge R410 2 X SIX CORE 2.40GHZ E5645 64GB RAM 500GB HHD SERVER QTY picture

Dell Poweredge R410 2 X SIX CORE 2.40GHZ E5645 64GB RAM 500GB HHD SERVER QTY

$199.99



Dell PowerEdge R620 Server / 2x E5-2670 V2 2.5GHz = 20 Core / 64GB RAM / 2TB SAS picture

Dell PowerEdge R620 Server / 2x E5-2670 V2 2.5GHz = 20 Core / 64GB RAM / 2TB SAS

$465.00



Dell PowerEdge M620 Blade Server 2x 8-Core Xeon E5-2680 2.7GHz 64GB RAM No HDDs picture

Dell PowerEdge M620 Blade Server 2x 8-Core Xeon E5-2680 2.7GHz 64GB RAM No HDDs

$150.00



Dell PowerEdge R730XD Server 24BAY 2.5

Dell PowerEdge R730XD Server 24BAY 2.5" H730P Controller Dual 750W - BareBone

$449.99



Dell Poweredge T310 Server Xeon x3430 2.40GHz 24GB Ram 2TB DVD Perc 6li 2x 400w picture

Dell Poweredge T310 Server Xeon x3430 2.40GHz 24GB Ram 2TB DVD Perc 6li 2x 400w

$255.75