Wine is a open-source compatibility layer that allows Windows applications to run on Unix-like operating system without a copy of Microsoft Windows.
Availability and Restrictions
The following versions of Wine are available on OSC systems:
You can use
module spider wine to view available modules for a given machine. Feel free to contact OSC Help if you need other versions for your work.
Wine is available to all OSC users. If you have any questions, please contact OSC Help.
Publisher/Vendor/Repository and License Type
The Wine project authors, Open source
In OnDemand Desktop app, run the following command:
module load wine/version
Please note that for the versions
5.1 , Wine are built with
--enable-win64 and so they cannot run Windows 32-bit binaries. You can run the following command to execute a Windows 64-bit binary:
Starting with 6.0, Wine is built with Mono and Gecko. We recommend to run
wineboot -u to set up these libraries in your wine prefix.
Use other directory for C:\
You can change the default wine prefix
$HOME/.wine to other directories:
mkdir -p $TMPDIR/my_wine_tmp module load wine/6.0 export WINEPREFIX=$TMPDIR/my_wine_tmp wine wineboot -u wine winecfg