[nSLUG] HRM Library and downloads

Matt Chamberlain chamberlain2007 at gmail.com
Sun Sep 21 20:43:22 ADT 2008


It is installed.  Try running it directly, instead of the installer.  Type:
wine ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ Files/OverDrive\ Media\
Console/MediaConsole.exe

On Sun, Sep 21, 2008 at 8:38 PM, Daryl <7thson.clone at gmail.com> wrote:

> tried that and it still hangs but does look like its installed. I even
> tried installing WMP10 and that didn't help. I wonder if installing W2K
> in a VM would be an easier option
>
> Matt Chamberlain wrote:
> > I got it to work by downloading
> > http://www.dll-files.com/dllindex/dll-files.shtml?wmvcore, extracting
> > it, and copying wmvcore.dll to the ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/system32
> > directory.
> >
> > On Sun, Sep 21, 2008 at 7:53 PM, J. Paul Bissonnette
> > <jpaulb at eastlink.ca <mailto:jpaulb at eastlink.ca>> wrote:
> >
> >     Why don't you just ask the library why they are discriminating
> against
> >     non-PC users.
> >     If you do not get a satisfactory answer  send an open letter to the
> >     local news paper.
> >
> >     Daryl wrote:
> >     > Hello
> >     >
> >     > I'm just wondering if anyone here has been success in
> >     downloading either
> >     > an audio book or video from the HRM library site? I was delighted
> to
> >     > find out that I could download things however that quickly turned
> to
> >     > dismay when I found out that it requires the use of Overdrive Media
> >     > Console and it runs only on windows (even Mac users get left out
> >     on this
> >     > one). I tried downloading the file to see if it would run in
> >     WINE but
> >     > the file I get is only 137k when it says the file is supposed to
> >     be 3.94M.
> >     >
> >     > Anyone got any ideas other then going to the library and physically
> >     > getting the cds?
> >     >
> >     > Thanks
> >     >
> >     > Daryl
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