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wine installation problem

asked 2014-03-02 04:11:49 -0500

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updated 2014-03-03 01:26:48 -0500

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Can't install wine on fedora 20 . I have a 64 bit laptop. Here the code that i see in my terminal

[tejas@localhost wine-1.6.2]$ ./configure --enable-win64
checking build system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
checking host system type... x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu
checking whether make sets $(MAKE)... yes
checking for gcc... gcc
checking whether the C compiler works... yes
checking for C compiler default output file name... a.out
checking for suffix of executables... 
checking whether we are cross compiling... no
checking for suffix of object files... o
checking whether we are using the GNU C compiler... yes
checking whether gcc accepts -g... yes
checking for gcc option to accept ISO C89... none needed
checking for g++... no
checking for c++... no
checking for gpp... no
checking for aCC... no
checking for CC... no
checking for cxx... no
checking for cc++... no
checking for cl.exe... no
checking for FCC... no
checking for KCC... no
checking for RCC... no
checking for xlC_r... no
checking for xlC... no
checking whether we are using the GNU C++ compiler... no
checking whether g++ accepts -g... no
checking for cpp... cpp
checking whether gcc supports __builtin_ms_va_list... yes
checking for the directory containing the Wine tools... $(top_builddir)
checking for flex... no
configure: error: no suitable flex found. Please install the 'flex' package.
[tejas@localhost wine-1.6.2]$ make
make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found.  Stop
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answered 2014-03-02 06:04:32 -0500

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updated 2014-03-03 01:30:39 -0500

Jomoos gravatar image

Install the package available in Fedora (and check out also playonlinux as an alternative):

Also, learn the basics of software installation on Fedora:

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answered 2014-03-04 10:07:29 -0500

Gileade Oseiass gravatar image

For install Wine 64bit on fedora 20, you can use the yum comand.

yum -y install wine
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answered 2014-03-03 12:40:26 -0500

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Please follow those steps to install Wine on Fedora 20 32 and 64 bit

Wine 1.6.2 Stable Released – Install in RHEL, CentOS and Fedora

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