Wine is Not an Emulator is a program that allows many programs written for MS-Win to run on Linux systems. Ken will discuss the latest status.
What useful work can be accomplished with Wine (www.winehq.org)?
The presenter will explore using Wine to run a select list of programs for Windows(tm). This list is taken from the programs installed on two Windows systems used by a computer practitioner capable in Linux and Windows.
Note that the presenter will not address gaming with Wine, as that is outside his experience and expertise.
The Saint Louis MO, STL Linux Users Group (STLLLUG) meets monthly to learn and talk about Linux. This GNU/Linux Users Group usually holds its meetings on the third Thursday of every month. Meetings are free, public and open to all.
We start gathering by 6:30PM and at 6:45PM we start with introductions, announcements, current events of interest, and a general CALL FOR HELP segment. Then we will go into the presentation of our main topic, sometime around or after 7:00PM.
STLLUG is loosely affiliated with the St. Louis Unix Users Group (SLUUG), as one of its Special Interest Groups (SIG). Under SLUUG care web page support is provided. Individual membership dues, fees or other charges are NOT required. These meetings are free, public and open to all.