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Wine 6.0.1: For that one weird app on that one weird Mac

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Re: It's astonishing that Wine exists...


... salute the folk who've worked on it ...

Indeed ...


... is it necessary any more?

For me, the answer is a resounding yes.

Wine and to a lesser extent, Judd Montgomery's J-Pilot, were the two applications that enabled me to finally open the Linux door for me.

Keeping my Pegasus email client, which at the time I had been using for almost 20 years, was the dealbreaker.

Although I tried many native Linux options, I wasn't able to find one that checked all the boxes.

Wine enabled me to use Pegasus Mail under Linux and I'm very happy with it.

As always, YMMV.


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