Tagged: wine

SpectraVue 3.3 on WINE Linux

NOTE: As of Wine 1.7, there still was not USB support for ANY devices without some substantial hacking work. This process is just to test Spectravue processing recorded data files. SpectraVue 3.30 and newer changed to using Visual Studio 2010. As a result, you will need to install: winetricks vcrun2010 then you will be able […]

GoToMeeting.com Windows client under Wine / Linux

So far, the webcam doesn’t work, but the send/receive audio does work on a test call. I didn’t test receiving video. NOTE: in an actual conference, I wasn’t able to get sound, and so had to use a telephone. I have also seen problems with this for people using Windows and Mac at a large […]

Copying or moving WINE to a new PC

Migrating to a new PC or new install of Linux can be accomplished by first copying your entire home directory to an external HDD, then copying back to your new (install) PC with a tool like grsync. (I don’t necessarily recommend this method, but it can work). This can cause two issues for WINE. if […]

Making wineprefixes and using wineprefixes

It can be crucial to reliable performance while running Windows applications under Linux using Wine to use separate wineprefixes for potentially difficult programs you’re using–the more complex the software, the more you need to make a separate wineprefix for it. The method for creating a new wineprefix has change with newer versions of Wine–here we […]

Wine: Failed reading JPEG because unable to find libjpeg.so.62

One possible fix to this error, including where the Windows program gives an Error 481 is to execute the following command at the Linux terminal: winetricks windowscodecs