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Re: Internet Explorer 6 under Wine

On Sun August 21 2005 10:39 pm, Mariano Draghi wrote:
> Incidentally, I installed wine yesterday. I compiled from source the
> last release (20050725) w/o problems (previous releases had issues with
> GCC4)
I have a question regarding this. In the readme, it states that XFree86-devel 
is needed, but FC4 doesn't use XFree86 but xorg-x11, correct? Do you know if 
xorg-x11-devel is a suitable replacement for the XFree86-devel requirement? 
Is that what you did?

> I also installed IE6 after that. I didn't use winetools, as wine
> recently has changed many things in the way it manages its
> configuration, and winetools is no longer compatible with it (or the
> compatibility is not tested at best...)
> I followed the method described at Frank's Corner:
> http://frankscorner.org/index.php?p=ie6
> which is tested on wine 20050725

On that page, he actually describes 3 methods: the sidenet utility, winetools 
(which I know you've stated above won't work), and a third way which he 
describes as a series of steps. Did you use sidenet or the series of steps he 

Claude Jones
Bluemont, VA, USA

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