ERALink32 4.2.3 - This is the latest version that does not require Microsoft .NET framework.

Application Details:

Version: 4.2.3
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 0.9.52.

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What works

Main text-based screens in all areas.

What does not

Proprietary font ibsfont.fon is displayed in only teeny tiny font sizes and is almost unreadable. Graphic-based report downloads are difficult to manipulate due to text size.


What was not tested

Nothing left to test.

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Additional Comments

To overcome license registration problem, user must install some version of Internet Explorer. I used ies4linux and copied install to default wine directory before installing ERALink32. Everything now works as it should with the exception of the small fonts in rarely used screens.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 7.10 "Gutsy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 14 20080.9.52.Yes Yes GoldSteve Kaye 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 06 20070.9.44.Yes Yes GoldSteve Kaye 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 20 20070.9.39.Yes Yes GoldSteve Kaye 
ShowopenSUSE 10.2May 18 20070.9.36.Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 01 20070.9.36.Yes Yes GoldSteve Kaye 

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HowTo / Notes


After installing ERAlink32 you can change the font by following these steps.

Click 'Setup' from the toolbar then 'Character'

Here you can choose a new Font and Size to overcome the tiny font that is default.
Checking off 'Draw Graphics' helps ensure that your outlines are filled in for a more familiar environment.
I am currently using 'Bitstream Vera Sans Mono' and differing sizes depending on my monitor.

After you click ok make sure you click 'File' then 'Save' so it will remember your changes.

EraLink - Possible Webbased solution in pipe
There is potentially a web based version in development that is nearing trial stages. Based on previous applications developed by Reynolds and Reynolds it will most likely only work in Internet Explorer. Since all other web based applications work well in Internet Explorer via Wine I trust this one will too. 
0.9.53 Problem

I recommend not upgrading to 0.9.53 since it creates some graphical errors in the title bars.  Stick with 0.9.52 for now.  I will report on 0.9.54 when it is released.


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