10-01-2006, 01:38 PM #1installing wine on my powerbook g4
hey everyone... i am not sure if this is possible, but i would like to play some games on my mac powerbook g4 and i heard about a program called WINE but i am not sure how it works and if it would even work on my powerbook g4. so i was wondering if i could get some help on this subject? any help would be nice, thanks in advance!
10-01-2006, 03:19 PM #2
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i may be wrong but i believe it is intel only
10-01-2006, 03:25 PM #3Originally Posted by sixslinger
10-01-2006, 03:27 PM #4sursucioflaGuest
With Virtual PC...
10-01-2006, 03:29 PM #5Originally Posted by sursuciofla
that's the other thing... i don't want to pay hundreds of dollars to buy virtual pc... is that the only way?
10-01-2006, 03:30 PM #6sursucioflaGuest
Be warned though, it will probably be very slow and it is not really for games. And Bootcamp on Intel Macs is totally different. G4 is not Intel so that is something you must live with or make a switch to Intel if you want more flexibility between windows and mac programs.
10-01-2006, 03:31 PM #7sursucioflaGuest
Yes, that's the only way. Some apps are just not made for Macs and there is really no way around it.
10-01-2006, 03:33 PM #8Originally Posted by sursuciofla
well that sucks... i was hoping to play some games on my mac... grrr.. oh well, there is nothing i can do about it.
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