How to make a simple Wine-based installer for Windows application

My Windows application runs under Wine, but the installation is a bit of a headache for laymen, and the wrappers I've seen online (PlayOnLinux, Wine Doors) require even more packages to be...

Combine xinit with the bash I pass as an argument, is it possible?

I use PlayOnlinux for some old Win titles. I usually start the very old ones in new X window. #!/bin/bash xinit '/home/deckoff/.PlayOnLinux/shortcuts/heroes.sh' -- :1 -ac -depth 16 This is the...

PlayOnLinux Equivalent for windows

Like the PlayOnLinux do we have a similar application in windows that allows us to run a Ubuntu application on Windows OS. Or is there any simulator to run the ubuntu terminal in Windows(for...

Notepad++ FTP plugin with Google Compute Engine

I've been using the Google Compute Engine since the day I heard it came out--I've been primarily using a micro instance to hone my HTML/CSS/PHP skills, while I learn them at Codecademy. My problem...

Using Visual Studio on Zorin 7 Linux OS?

Zorin is a version of Linux which is very Windows-like. I am looking at their home page: http://zorin-os.com/ and it says: Zorin OS gives users more flexibility. It allows you to use Zorin...

.NET application crash on PlayOnLinux (WINE)

I've created a Win32 prefix and inside of it put .NET 4.0. Then I've installed the application. When I run it (through playonline --run "app" 'parameter') everything seems fine, put as I try to...

is it possible to run IE8 on ubuntu via selenium?

I can run IE on ubuntu with playOnlinux manually. How do you think is it possible to run it with Selenium WebDriver? [TestNG] Running: ...

Installing wxpython on ubuntu 14.04

When I try to open PlayOnLinux from the commandline, I get this error: Looking for python... 2.7.8 - selected Traceback (most recent call last): File "mainwindow.py", line 31, in <module> ...

ad hoc install iphone app using Ubuntu

The single way, as I understand, can be drag&drop .ipa file to iTunes app on laptop while iphone is connected. I tried to install iTunes on Ubuntu, but as there is no linux version, I try with...

Different Python versions

On my Fedora 10, I have compiled python 2.7.9 successfully and when I run python --version I get Python 2.7.9 (correct) but when I run sudo python --version I get Python 2.5.2 which I had...

How to paste text with syntax highlighting from the IDE (in format HTML) under Linux in MS Office format?

Good afternoon. It so happened that for several years I have kept notes on programming in large Excel files with through the table of contents. All code is illuminated to every part of the code...

Call terminal from VBA (Linux)

I'm trying to run a script from Excel in Linux- is this possible? I used playonlinux to setup MS Office on Linux and tried the following simple code (originally from...

How to install a msi in PlayOnLinux script?

I'm writing a PlayOnLinux script to install a program, called GHC, that have an installer in the form of a Windows Installer (.msi file). I've tried to run it with: POL_Wine "$INSTALER" But this...

Exec script as root in autostart

I need to launch a log on script. This log on script contain several commands like : *cp, ln, and chown.* But "chown" need to be root to be efficient. So my script is doing well, except the...

Why is Chrome OS missing or damaged?

I am using Crouton with Ubuntu 14.04 on my Acer Chromebook 15. My Chromebook was working perfectly fine before I turned it off. Here are the changes I made: I updated chroot to the latest...

api-ms-win-crt-runtime-l1-1-0.dll._get_narrow_winmain_command_line

I'm experiencing an issue with PlayOnLinux and Wine. I currently run a Linux Mint 18 distribution and I am trying to run the Battle.net application (you know, an HS game is really refreshing when...

Problems downloading dotnet30 and dotnet35 on playonmac/playonlinux through wine 2.11 or 1.83

I've been trying to install some game on my mac, osu to be more specific, following this guide: https://gist.github.com/Francesco149/a2f796683a4e5195458f4bb171d88eb0, which was made for linux. Up...

Steam and X11/Xorg: Steam overrides custom configuration?

I'm running Lubuntu 16.04, with xboxdrv version 0.8.6 (built from the git repository, as 0.8.5 is the version available in the Ubuntu repository), using an official Microsoft Xbox 360 wired...

Error "No module named wxversion" when launching playonlinux

I am currently on GNOME and trying to run playonlinux but unfortunately, when I try to launch it, I get this : "Looking for python... 2.7.11 - Traceback (most recent call last): File...

getting "access denied" when installing viber in wine (and playonlinux)

my setup: thinkpad t420 (32-bit cpu) debian 9 wine 1.8.7 i downloaded ViberSetup.exe, and i run: wine ViberSetup.exe (also tried it with playonlinux, exact same results) once i accept the license...

I am looking for help trying to create a .sh file to run steam games through wines windows player

I have a computer running Ubuntu with retropie (emulationstation) which i can create .sh files to run linux based steam games through as they can be directly installed onto the computer. I have...

Setting environmental variables for PlayonLinux

So I just installed android studio for PlayOnLinux and it was fine. When I try to start it, it is looking for JAVA_HOME environmental variable to be set to the jdk. I have the jdk installed in my...

How to completely reset everything Python to default in Ubuntu 18.04?

Edit: So now which pip, which python and which python3 have started working correctly somehow. I was also able to install libraries using pip. The only remaining problem is that of the apt_pkg. ...

Is IE11 webdriver support in linux for selenium testing?

I for now do need to run IE 11 in Ubuntu 16.04 for selenium test cases. Using Wine and PlayOnLinux can be helpful but there is no IE 11 as far as I know

playonlinux - ImportError: No module named wx

I am receiving the following error when I am running playonlinux: [email protected] ~> playonlinux Looking for python... 2.7.17 - wxversion(s): 3.0-gtk2 Traceback (most recent call last): File...