Installing Wine to / or home directory
Posted on 2007-11-20
I have just switched to Fedora from windows. I need to run a windows application for school. I did some research and downloaded Wine. I then unzipped the compression file and it copied the Wine folder to my home directory cause I am logged in as my username. I then tried "yum install wine" and it told me I need to switch to root. I logged off and logged on as root. I then typed "yum install wine" and it told me yum was running with another user. I just learned I can use sudo or su in terminal window when logged in as my regular user account to run root command of "yum install wine" My main question is, does the Wine folder and files need to be copied from my home directory to the root directory in order to install properly? I haven't had time to try it yet and I was wondering if someone could help me out.