Which wine do I need?
gerald at pfeifer.com
Sun May 28 01:53:42 UTC 2017
On Mon, 15 May 2017, David Naylor wrote:
>> I see several different wine ports and would like to know which I need for
>> amd64 and which I need for an i386 installation.
> - On an i386 environment with 32-bit Windows binaries use lang/wine.
> - On an amd64 environment with 32-bit Windows binaries use lang/i386-wine.
> - On an amd64 environment with 64-bit Windows binaries use lang/wine.
What do you guys think about the following patch for emulators/wine
to help clarify this?
--- pkg-descr (revision 441876)
+++ pkg-descr (working copy)
@@ -5,8 +5,12 @@
a similar look and feel to other applications on your desktop.
Many applications already work, more or less, including versions of
-Microsoft Office and several games.
+Microsoft Office and many games.
+Use this port for 32-bit Windows binaries in an i386 environment or
+64-bit Windows binaries in an amd64 environment; use lang/i386-wine
+for 32-bit Windows binaries in an amd64 environment.
Gerald Pfeifer <gerald at FreeBSD.org>
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