[SOLVED] Installing wine on CentOS 5.5 via PuTTY

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[SOLVED] Installing wine on CentOS 5.5 via PuTTY

Postby Germs » 2012/01/22 22:31:54

As the title says, im having some trouble installing wine on CentOS 5.5 on a VPS through PuTTY.

I've googled and found several topics, but none that i could make any sense off, any help with this matter would be hugely appreciated, bearing in mind im new to CentOS, thank you for any help.
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[SOLVED] Installing wine on CentOS 5.5 via PuTTY

Postby pschaff » 2012/01/22 23:28:23

Welcome to the CentOS fora. Please see the recommended reading for new users linked in my signature.

PuTTY is not really relevant, although I don't know how you intend to run Windows applications without a GUI - let's leave that for another topic.

Please read about Installing Software and Repositories, and note the warnings and advice about installing and configuring the yum priorities plugin. Non-core repos should have a higher numeric value, which is a lower priority. Lower is "better" as in golf scores.

Log on and become root, install epel-release to configufe the EPEL repo, then
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yum list wine\*
. Pick what packages you want and install then with yum.
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Re: Installing wine on CentOS 5.5 via PuTTY

Postby Germs » 2012/01/23 12:59:48

GUI is TightVNC, at least i think...

Anyway that worked perfectly, thank you very much for the help.
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Re: [SOLVED] Installing wine on CentOS 5.5 via PuTTY

Postby pschaff » 2012/01/23 20:08:00

You are welcome. Thanks for reporting back. Marking this thread [SOLVED] for posterity.
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