Re: [OxLUG] Wine & Windows Problem

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Author: ael
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To: Oxfordshire Linux User Group Discussion List
Subject: Re: [OxLUG] Wine & Windows Problem
On Sat, Jul 14, 2012 at 05:19:53PM +0100, Colin Lloyd wrote:
> In trying to use Windows Media Player under Wine, well first of all
> its a bit flaky but thats not the problem.
> Windows Media Player will start to process audio tracks from my
> Guitar Magazine CD OK, but then wants to place the ripped copies in
> drive D;\. There is an option in Windows Media Player to change this
> to another folder - but it doesn't work.
>
> Anybody know of a way round this? - my first thought was a symlink
> (:d\ to Linux folder - but this didn't seem to work - but that may
> be due to this being my first attempt to create a symlink.


It is a very,very long time since I used wine, but I seem to remember
that the mapping from Dos drives to linux directories is in a
configuration file, so is easily and simply changed. Probably a Wine
FAQ?

Adrian