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Re: x86_64 packages depends on i586.



On Sun, Jul 12, 2009 at 11:17 AM, drago01<drago01 gmail com> wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 12, 2009 at 4:35 AM, David<brusefamelion gmail com> wrote:
>> On 7/11/2009 9:35 PM, Jesse Keating wrote:
>>>
>>>
>>> On Jul 11, 2009, at 17:03, David <brusefamelion gmail com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> On 7/11/2009 6:17 PM, Kevin Kofler wrote:
>>>>> Frank Murphy wrote:
>>>>>> Doesn't seem to work for wine :)
>>>>>
>>>>> That's because WINE is only 32-bit, because most Winblow$ executables
>>>>> are.
>>>>>
>>>>>        Kevin Kofler
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> "Winblow$"?
>>>>
>>>> You really should learn some control here.
>>>>
>>>> The 'real guys'. The developers, code writers, people-in-the-know, show
>>>> respect where respect is warranted.
>>>>
>>>> Microsoft should recieve that respect IMO.
>>>>
>>>> 90% of the desktop computers in the world use some version of Windows.
>>>> More desktop computers use some form of Mac OS than all combined
>>>> versions (distributions) of Linux.
>>>>
>>>> WINE? Is a nice concept. But it will never, again IMO, as long as the
>>>> 'Windows programs' that WINE can run are mostly really old DOS programs.
>>>>
>>>> Sheesh.
>>>> --
>>>>
>>>
>>> Perhaps you should do a little research before you spout off. Wine is
>>> capable of running very modern day applications that are written for the
>>> windows platform. It is anything but old dos programs.
>>
>>
>> Mr. Keating. May I call you Jessie? I know who you are and I respect you
>> a lot.
>>
>> Would you please name "some very modern day applications that are
>> written for the windows platform" that will run in a Linux current
>> version of WINE? That will run under the currently available WINE in
>> Fedora 11. Names and versions. _Real_ applications. The ones that
>> ordinary 'users' want. Not the geeky ones that 'Linux geeks' want.
>>
>> I am serious here. Really. The names are...?
>
> Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Visio, Quicken, Lotus
> Notes and games like WoW, CoD, Halflife, Counter Strike + many more.
>
> Sure they are all "old DOS programs" that nobody uses ....
>

Forgot to add wine does not even support DOS programs (you can use
dosbox for them)


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