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[solved] Winetricks do not launch, Q4Wine demands binary path

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[solved] Winetricks do not launch, Q4Wine demands binary path

#1 Post by postcd » Sat Nov 03, 2018 6:12 am

I attempted to install Wine to launch Microsoft WIndows apps, in the process i found that Winetricks app when executed from within MX menu do not launch.
When i lookup the entry properties, the command is: winetricks --gui

When executed via command line, it says:

$ winetricks --gui
No arguments given, so tried to start GUI, but zenity not found.
Please install zenity if you want a graphical interface, or
run with --help for more options.
$ sudo apt install zenity
installed it and error went away, next error was:

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Also the app Q4Wine "First startup wizard" was stuck at the page where it required to set the "Console application settings", Binary:
i entered path to the application that is a console/shell: /usr/bin/x-terminal-emulator
That apparently satisfied it (hopefully)
OS: 4.15.4-1~mx17+1 (2018-02-23) x86_64 ; XFCE 4 ; MB: G31M ES2L rev. 2.0 ; GPU: AMD Radeon RX 560 ; full HW specs. as of Oct 30/2018

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