What does not
winbind is needed to start this application
When you do long time search of ICQ number, search result list can freeze
Some programs of GNOME can do some bugs (task manager)
QIP don't know about your activity in not-wine applications and do "away" status afrer 5 minutes
When you select a smile and click on not-wine application, you can don't see chat window, but you will see Smiles window anyway!
This application block ALSA
Tray icon may dissapear and you can't open main window
What was not tested
I don't know!
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Ubuntu 15.10 "Wily" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 21 2016||1.6.2||Yes||No||Garbage||an anonymous user|
|Show||openSUSE 11.2 x86_64||May 26 2010||1.2-rc1||Yes||Yes||Silver||Zhenya|
|Show||Mac OS X 10.6 "Snow Leopard"||Oct 29 2009||1.1.32||Yes||Yes||Platinum||an anonymous user|
|Show||Mandriva 2009.1 'Spring'||Oct 21 2009||1.1.30||Yes||No||Garbage||an anonymous user|
|Show||Debian GNU/Linux 5.x "Lenny"||Sep 20 2009||1.1.29||Yes||No||Garbage||an anonymous user|
You will need the winbind-Package. If you use Distros like Ubuntu and Debian you can simply install it with:
"sudo aptitude install winbind"
It's also recommended not to use animated Smilies.
1. Install winbind (ntlm_auth is required).
2. Download and launch the installer with wine.
3. Go to your QIP-Directory (should be ~/.wine/drive_c/Program\ FIles/QIP)
4. Open current.cfg in your "Skins"-Directory
5. Replace the number "1" to 0
6. Start qip (e.g. wine C:\\Program\ FIles\\QIP\\qip.exe)
note: Instead of changing your (Skin-)config you can also try to start qip with the "/oldgif"-Parameter:
wine "C:\Program Files\QIP\qip.exe /oldgif"