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Winebottler's IE 7 looks different to my PC's IE 7

I've been testing my new site on my PC's IE 7 (actually IE 8 in 'IE 7 mode'), and yesterday I installed WineBottler's 'IE 7'. Testing across both, WInebottler's IE 7 looks significantly older, and ...
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Error installing Wine on 10.6.8

I was installing Wine on 10.6.8 and got this error: Error: Target org.macports.configure returned: configure failure: shell command failed (see log for details) Error: Failed to install expat Log ...
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Is X11 installed by default on Mac OS X?

I'm asking this because I'm considering distributing a commercial Windows application to mac users. The application would run in WINE, but WINE depends on X11. I've read that X11 is installed by ...
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Make Wine app the default opener

I have Notepad which I open with "Wine". I want to do that when I want to open file .txt, it will be opened by Wine Notepad. How can I do that?
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Is it legal to use WINE to play PC games on Mac?

I've always been a Mac fan and the way game developers treat Mac users is just sad. No big games (with the exception of Portal 2 and Starcraft 2) have been released for Mac this far. I've always ...
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Best way to run WINE on OS X?

What is it? (I know, oh so subjective.) So let's make that, what's the most effective and pain free way to do it? I realize those may be contradictory conditions.
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building wine on mac

I'm not really a big fan of macports or any package manager that exists for Mac; Im more of a compile from source guy. Has anyone here tried compiling wine for OSX so that I can execute exe files on ...
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Is it possible to tune OS X so it will execute exe files without having to prefix the command line with wine?

I'm writing cross-platform scripts that are executing utilities and some of them are windows executables. I would like to find a solution that would not require me to prepend the command line with ...
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Why is Wine X11 not creating a window on my Mac?

I have the wine software on my mac and I have a little problem here: I try running my windows executable and I get this error in the console: Application tried to create a window, but no driver ...