[nSLUG] Halifax Library ebooks on Linux?

George N. White III gnwiii at gmail.com
Sat Apr 12 13:40:14 ADT 2014


On Fri, Apr 11, 2014 at 11:48 PM, Frank Geitzler <
frank.geitzler at ns.sympatico.ca> wrote:

> I was thinking of borrowing and reading Halifax Library ebooks on
> Ubuntu, but they don't appear to support Linux.  "The library has
> partnered with a company called OverDrive to make ebooks available to
> members of Halifax Public Libraries."  The environments they appear to
> support are: Sony Reader, Kobo Touch, Mini, or Glo, Kobo Arc or Vox
> Tablets, Nook, iPad, iPhone, iPod, Touch, Android Tablets & Phones, and
> Blackberry Playbook & Phones.
> I have none of the above, and don't anticipate getting a tablet, Kindle,
> etc. in the near future, but I would like to at least take a look at one
> or two ebooks if possible.
> Thanks,
> Frank
>

 I have used Adobe Digital Editions under wine, but that was several years
ago.

See: <http://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=application&iId=6326>

-- 
George N. White III <aa056 at chebucto.ns.ca>
Head of St. Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
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