[PLUG] Mandriva And Mandriva...

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Sun Aug 24 10:52:03 PDT 2008


Aditya Laghate wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-08-24 at 22:17 +0530, Pranav Peshwe wrote:
>> On Sun, Aug 24, 2008 at 9:31 PM, Aditya Laghate <laghatea at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
> 
>> True, a MS PE won't run on the linux kernel natively, but with WINE, it
>> certainly can run. IIRC, with WINE installed, one can click-n-run an exe as
>> if it was a linux binary. The exes have proper access to the filesystem and,
>> can change things outside the .wine directory too. An infected exe might be
>> able to spread itself as Arun says
> 
> I have never used WINE, but does "double-clicking" an windoze exe run?
> Or do you need to run 'wine <options> <exe>'?

You can do either.

Rahul



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