current version as of January 12, 2021
Everything important. Can download and view content linked to your Amazon account.
What does not
Crashes at the end of the installation ends since the installer tries to run the software.
It will crash when the installation ends since the installer tries to run the software.
To bypass the crash on startup, create the required missing directory with a command similar to:
mkdir -p $WINEPREFIX/drive_c/users/$USER/AppData/Local/Amazon/Kindle/crashdump
Then Kindle.exe will launch successfully.
For details: Bug 46320
What was not tested
Features other than downloading and reading books.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Linux Mint 20.1||May 16 2021||6.8||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Hamish McIntyre-Bhatty|
|Current||Ubuntu 20.04 "Focal" (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 04 2021||6.1||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Ori Avtalion|
|Show||Ubuntu 20.10 "Groovy" (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jan 19 2021||6.0||Yes||No||No||Garbage||Uncle Scrooge|
|Show||Slackware -current||Jan 12 2021||6.0||Yes||No||No||Garbage||Geremia|