wine: notepad OK, others not
tijl at ulyssis.org
Sun May 4 13:10:46 UTC 2008
On Thursday 01 May 2008 08:00:23 perryh at pluto.rain.com wrote:
>> You have to mount the floppy and then link a: to the mount point.
>> So if you mount it under /mnt you'd need this:
>> mount -t msdosfs /dev/fd0 /mnt
>> ln -s /mnt ~/.wine/dosdevices/a:
> That got only a little bit farther. It did find the setup program,
> and the option dialogs seemed to work properly, but very shortly
> after starting the actual install I got an error box:
> VISIO Setup
> ! Tried to create an invalid path using 'A:\' and 'clipart.vs_'
> and it locked up the display so that CtrlAltF1 would not switch
> to a text screen (although it did allow AltTab to bring up FVWM's
> window list). After clicking OK:
> Visio Setup
> i Setup failed.
> and it quit.
Were there any messages printed in the terminal window?
What version of Visio is this?
You might also want to try on a Linux system if you have that
somewhere, just to see if it works there.
Also, you should really take this to the wine-users at winehq.org
mailing list. The people there should know more about this than
here on a FreeBSD mailing list.
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