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I have installed WINE with apt-get wine command. But, when I run any windows software, I get this error : Code: root@(none):/mnt/hdd_C/program files/winzip# wine winzip wine: creating configuration directory '/root/.wine'... ...
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    Just installed WINE on Ubuntu 6.06.. not working(errors)...


    I have installed WINE with apt-get wine command. But, when I run any windows software, I get this error :
    Code:
    root@(none):/mnt/hdd_C/program files/winzip# wine winzip
    wine: creating configuration directory '/root/.wine'...
    err:advpack:create_tmp_ini_file Unable to create temp ini file
    err:advpack:create_tmp_ini_file Unable to create temp ini file
    Failed to open the service control manager.
    err:advpack:create_tmp_ini_file Unable to create temp ini file
    wine: '/root/.wine' created successfully.
    wine: could not load L"c:\\windows\\system32\\winzip.exe": Module not found
    What do I do ???

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    Did you also get the wine-utils package? You'll need that one. Then you can run winecfg to establish wine's settings.

    Also, it's recommended not to run wine as root.
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