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(on Wikipedia)
https://www.winehq.org/

A Linux compatibility layer targeting Windows applications.

  • Stuff which I ran using Wine
  • 2013-12 - I dropped by reliance on it when I started dual booting into Windows 8.1.
  • (dates not recorded) I was using Wine on various distributions (distributions not recorded)
  • (date not recorded) Before my use of Wine, I was using Windows XP
  • Wine Is Not an Emulator

    • Yes. Yes it is.
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When I first got into Path of Exile, I did not use Windows (at the time I had access to Windows XP).

Using Wine was a significant project. Others had, even during my months of experimentation, reported they had things running just fine. I did have it running fairly well, but not well enough for me at the time. This ultimately lead to my abandoning using Wine at my earliest opportunity. I might have tried PlayOnLinux or codeweavers, and I might have even paid for it, but using Windows was easy enough once I dual-booted into it.



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