[ubuntu-za] Trying to load program with Wine

Helge Reikeras helge.reikeras at gmail.com
Mon May 31 10:40:58 BST 2010

On 31/05/2010 11:37, Robin Bownes wrote:
> I am currently trying to install an executable file (from SARS) under 
> WINE. However, I get the following error message. A similar thing 
> occurred a while ago when trying to install from CD, however, in this 
> case I thought that there may be something wrong with the CD.
> Error message:
> /The file '/home/robin/Downloads/SARS/Setup Employer.exe' is not 
> marked as executable.  If this was downloaded or copied form an 
> untrusted source, it may be dangerous to run.  For more details, read 
> about the executable bit./
> Any ideas?
> Thanks.
> Robin 

Hi Robin

Type the following on the command line
chmod +x /home/robin/Downloads/SARS/Setup\ Employer.exe/

- Helge
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