[cad-linux] Re: Intellicad on Wine Status ???

  • From: keith frost <pfrostie@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: cad-linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 5 Nov 2001 09:56:32 -0800 (PST)

also if it's of interest to anyone.
i've been moving to from mandrake to debian.
the setup of icad/wine was no different and ran with
noticable differences.


--- Robert Davis <rob@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> Keith
> 
> Thanks for the Linux/Icad2001 update.
> 
> Rob
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "keith frost" <pfrostie@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: <cad-linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Monday, November 05, 2001 5:58 AM
> Subject: [cad-linux] Re: Intellicad on Wine Status
> ???
> 
> 
> > 
> > Wine development has been making progress.
> > they're getting close to having the error with the
> new
> > installshield fixed.  see KernelCousin Wine
> > #106(&107).
> > i can post them to the list if there is interesnt.
> > 
> > Icad2000/Wine has been getting more and more
> stable.
> > TrueSpace5 for Icad will now run but is VERY
> buggy.
> > work on printing has been getting more priority.
> > currently it seems to work as long as
> Cups(required by
> > wine for printing) is not using one of the Gimp
> > filters.
> > 
> > Until the Installshield issue is completely fixed
> > there is no point trying to install any of the
> current
> > builds that are availible(ok, i have been anyway).
> 
> > unless you are dual booting and can install under
> > windows.  i'm not so i can't.
> > 
> > Surya at cadopia has said that he will try to make
> the
> > next release a little more Wine friendly.  but
> keep in
> > mind that he can't make promisses on linux for the
> > moment.  It(Wine friendly version) should be out
> in
> > the very near future, so we'll have to try it when
> it
> > gets here.
> > 
> > between their efforts and the Wine developers
> progress
> > i hope to see Icad2001 running before the end of
> the
> > year.
> > 
> > I would like to have better news, but this is the
> > current status.
> > 
> > Phrostie
> > 
> > 
> > --- DHoll28158@xxxxxxx wrote:
> > > 
> > > 
> > > I keep looking for news or comments about using
> > > Intellicad under Linux but 
> > > never find anything. This is really
> disappointing.
> > > Not having a good cad 
> > > package is a major roadblock that keeps me from
> > > converting entirely over to 
> > > Linux.
> > > 
> > > Is there any late news that I should be aware
> of.
> > > 
> > > Regards
> > > Dan H.
> > > 
> > > 
> > 
> > 
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> 
> 


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