q4wine-helper - Man Page

run Windows program in Q4Wine helper environment.


q4wine-helper [KEYs] ...


q4wine-helper is a console utility for Q4Wine which helps to handle Wine application exit status and its stdout\stderr output logging.


A summary of options is included below.


sets current prefix name


sets WINEDEBUG variable


run with output in console


sets DISPLAY variable


sets program niceness. See man nice(1) for details


sets program virtual desktop resolution


sets program binary


sets program args


sets program working directory


sets program LANG variable



Exit Status

0 if OK or -1 if serious troubles



The Q4Wine main gui program


The Q4Wine command line interface program


The Q4Wine runner helper program


Directory containing Q4Wine's shared libraries


Directory containing Q4Wine config, icons, database and temporary files.


Thanks to all

Q4Wine is available thanks to the work of many to all people, who were involved in development process, testing, bugreporting, packaging or translation creation. For a full listing of the authors, please see the file AUTHORS in the top-level directory of the source distribution.

Active developers

Oleksii S. Malakhov (brezerk) <brezerk at gmail.com>

Project maintainer, lead developer, web site designer and developer, project documentation, support, etc. ;)

Sergey Skrypnic (opium) <opium@jabber.com.ua>

Website developer, hosting administration

Inactive developers

Pavel Zinin (pashazz) <pzinin at gmail.com>

Winetricks plugin developer

Dmitry Marakasov (amdmi3) <amdmi3 at amdmi3.ru>

FreeBSD support fixes


The most recent public version of wine can be downloaded from https://q4wine.brezblock.org.ua/download/

The latest snapshot of the code may be obtained via GIT for information on how to do this, please see https://q4wine.brezblock.org.ua/download/#git

Q4Wine, development headquarters, is at https://q4wine.brezblock.org.ua This website contains a great deal of information about Q4Wine.


If you find a bug in Q4Wine please report it to <brezerk at gmail.com> or directly to Q4Wine bug tracker https://sourceforge.net/projects/q4wine/

See Also

q4wine(1), q4wine-cli(1), wine(1), wineserver(1)

Referenced By

q4wine(1), q4wine-cli(1).

27 Jan 2016 Q4Wine 1.2-r2 Manual Q4Wine Manual