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Date:      Thu, 26 Mar 2009 11:41:07 -0400
From:      Robert Huff <roberthuff@rcn.com>
To:        Bill Moran <wmoran@potentialtech.com>
Cc:        Barnaby Scott <bds@waywood.co.uk>, "freebsd-questions@freebsd.org" <freebsd-questions@freebsd.org>
Subject:   Re: Wine without X
Message-ID:  <18891.41491.32334.303252@jerusalem.litteratus.org>
In-Reply-To: <20090326112408.8cf4aa95.wmoran@potentialtech.com>
References:  <49CB957F.30807@waywood.co.uk> <20090326112408.8cf4aa95.wmoran@potentialtech.com>

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Bill Moran writes:

>  > I want to install wine, but without X on the system.
>  
>  Why would you expect this to be possible?  The GUI is an integral
>  part of MS Windows ... I can't imagine how wine would work at all
>  without X installed -- which is probably why you're not getting
>  any answers.

	I'm not that familiar with Wine - does it support use of the
Windows command prompt?  I can conceive of a program which requires
Windows libraries or the kernel, but does not use the gui.
	(Though I agree that at that point finding a non-Windows
solution becomes increasingly attractive.)


				Robert Huff





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