Thread: K4 Mac or PC getting Kindle4pc running in linux
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Old 05-18-2010, 01:41 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by jpmahala View Post
Are you having problems installing or running it?

I found success by installing wine, then running the kindle4pc installer. You should then be able to run the kindle app and register it to your account. If you have issues with the fonts and text not displaying properly, you may need to change the windows version that wine uses. (Possibly to WinXP or Win98 mode).

Let me know if that helps.
running WINE ver.1.1.44, emulating WINXP

the installer runs fine, but the program will not open. it 'thinks about it' for about 20 seconds, then silently fails.
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