Thread: What is wine?
View Single Post

hw96Lgb's Avatar
Member Since: Oct 04, 2010
Posts: 296
hw96Lgb will become famous soon enough

hw96Lgb is offline
Originally Posted by robduckyworth View Post
Wine is not an emulator. its an "application compatibility layer" designed to run your Windows programs via the APIs of the Mac OSX operating system. Its a really great open source, community run project.

WINE actually stands for Wine Is Not an Emulator.

this makes no impact towards your troubleshooting in anyway, I just wanted to say, because you asked "What is WINE?"

Have you ever installed a game ported through something called "Cider"?

The Earth is the cradle of the mind, but one cannot live in a cradle forever.
-Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, Father of Modern Rocketry
QUOTE Thanks