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[http://www.codeweavers.com/ CrossOver] is the paid, commercialized version of Wine which provides more comprehensive end-user support. It includes scripts, patches, and third-party software which may never be accepted in the Wine Project.  This combination makes running Windows programs considerably easier for those aren't so tech-savvy.
 
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Template:Article summary start Template:Article summary text Template:Article summary heading Template:Article summary wiki Template:Article summary end CrossOver is the paid, commercialized version of Wine which provides more comprehensive end-user support. It includes scripts, patches, and third-party software which may never be accepted in the Wine Project. This combination makes running Windows programs considerably easier for those aren't so tech-savvy.

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Installing Crossover Linux

Tested with trial install-crossover-11.2.1.bin

  • Ensure python-dbus-common and python2-dbus are installed.
  • Run # ln -sf /usr/bin/python2 /usr/bin/python
  • Finally $ ./install-crossover-*.bin

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Crossover Office

CrossOver Office is a fork of Wine, aimed at users of Microsoft Office, and associated programs.

CrossOver Office allows you to use these Windows-based programs under Linux.

Crossover Office on Arch via AUR

To install CrossOver Office just install one of the packages with your AUR helper:

Crossover Games

CrossOver Games is a fork of Wine. Similar to CrossOver Office, but it has a newer Wine engine.

CrossOver Games allows you to use these Windows-based programs under Linux.

See Also