Subject Re: [firebird-support] firebird + wine + delphi
Author Thomas Clarke

You know what may work is to run the application in a virtual machine such
as VirtualBox. I have tried to run Delphi apps in wine in the past and was
frustrated by font issues but it worked.


On Thu, Mar 17, 2011 at 12:25 PM, Sergio H. Gonzalez <
shg_sistemas@...> wrote:

> Hello! I know this is not exactly a Firebird question, but probably some
> of you have experience in that matter.
> My app is developed in Delphi 2007 / Firebird. I access FB via the IBX
> componentes which comes with Delphi. A customer of mine wants to run my
> app in Lunux. I've never used Linux, but I know there's a Win32 emulator
> called Wine.
> Anyone with experience in this scenario? I don't have any PC with Linux
> at the moment to test. So before I try to get a PC with Ubuntu, I'd like
> to know if anyone did it before.
> Thanks!!!
> Sergio
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