[ubuntu-za] Wine woes (again)

Jan Greeff jan at verslank.net
Thu Jul 11 11:48:28 UTC 2013


Many thanks Raoul. You were right, so my updates are fine again after I 
sorted out the connection problem, however, the app that I wanted to run 
on Wine seems to be unable to access the USB ports.

Is there a simple answer for this as well?


On 11/07/2013 09:58, Raoul Snyman wrote:
> On 2013-07-11 07:28, Jan Greeff wrote:
>> Someone suggested that Wine could be the answer to my problems with
>> some Windows apps, but like last time when I tried Wine, there are
>> hiccups again and now my updates are also messed up.  My 12.04 was
>> running so beautifully until now...
>
> This has nothing to do with WINE.
>
>> Update manager tells me that there are untrusted packages, details:
>> flashplugin-installer libunity-core-5.0-5 unity unity-common 
>> unity-services
>
> Those are all normal Ubuntu packages. In fact, the unity packages are 
> core packages. What PPA have you added?
>
>> No address associated with hostname
>> No address associated with hostname
>> No address associated with hostname
>> No address associated with hostname
>> No address associated with hostname
>
> According to your error messages, you have an issue with your 
> Internet. This is nothing to do with WINE. Read the error messages, 
> don't panic.
>




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