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Mobipocket Reader

Version 6.2 of the Mobipocket Desktop Reader software.

Application Details:

Version: 6.2
License: Free to use
URL: http://www.mobipocket.com
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.3.25

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Free Download English version of the Mobipocket Desktop software

Test Results

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What works

Installation. Reading Mobi formatted eBooks. Full screen reading. Changing fonts. Browsing the eStore without logging on. Importing books.

What does not

"Now Reading" section seems to cause a hang if you previously haven't read a book.

Store doesn't allow you to log on.

You can't add news feeds or subscribe.

Clicking on links for news subscriptions causing termination.

Workarounds

What was not tested

Reading other formats. Interfacing with devices.

Hardware tested

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Additional Comments

Overall works but could use some tweaking to the UI.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 04 20111.3.25Yes Yes Silverlafon 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 25 20101.3.6Yes Yes SilverNguyen Duc Long 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 25 20101.3.6Yes Yes SilverNguyen Duc Long 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 21 20101.3.6Yes Yes SilverNguyen Duc Long 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 14 20101.3.4Yes Yes SilverGerold Jens Wucherpfennig 

Known Bugs

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Comments

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RE: Version 6.2 of the Mobipocket Desktop Reader software.
by Nguyen Duc Long on Thursday November 25th 2010, 10:57
I cann't edit my report so I write this.

It's fresh installation on ubuntu 10.04 32 bit, then I override library : "msvcr80" from wine-configuration to "builtin,native" to be able to start reader.
And it seems working well, includes the pictures of the books shows.
Hope its useful!
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