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by znmeb
Thu Oct 18, 2018 8:55 am
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: best option for running Scrivener on Mint 19?
Replies: 40
Views: 13888

Re: best option for running Scrivener on Mint 19?

I haven't tried Scrivener, but in general, I've had poor results with Wine except for programs specifically hand-tuned to run under Wine. I'd suggest a virtual machine with Windows if you can do it.
by znmeb
Fri Jul 04, 2014 5:54 am
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: A Mostly Complete Guide to Installing Scrivener on Linux
Replies: 40
Views: 95264

Re: A Mostly Complete Guide to Installing Scrivener on Linux

Quick guide for installing on 64-bit Fedora 20: 1. Download and unpack the binary tarball. 2. 'cd' into 'Scriverner/bin'/ 3. Type './scrivener.sh'. You'll see an error message for a missing library. 4. Copy the library name with the mouse. 5. Type 'sudo yum install ' and paste the library name. Then...
by znmeb
Fri Jul 04, 2014 5:47 am
Forum: Scrivener on Linux (Unofficial)
Topic: 1.7.x for linux?
Replies: 20
Views: 6582

Re: 1.7.x for linux?

Absolutely! We will release a stand-alone, debian and hopefully an rpm build - no promises on the rpm, but we are aiming for it. Lee I believe the Qt build tools on Linux can make RPMs. The RStudio people make their RPMs that way, and I've found they work flawlessly on openSUSE and Fedora. They wer...