Run a Windows console app from a FreeBSD non-X command line?

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Wed Aug 6 10:29:19 PDT 2003

In the last episode (Aug 06), Doug Lee said:
> Is there anything that will let me run a Windows console application
> from a FreeBSD command line or shell script?  This application is not
> interactive; it is a compiler, so it will read files in the current
> directory, write a file there, and produce console output, but will
> take no input except on the command line passed to it.  This app is a
> console app though, not a DOS app; it will not run in plain DOS
> without Windows.

Wine should be able to run console apps.

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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