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how can i run .exe files on a dedicated server?

Discussion in 'Web Hosting' started by links, Apr 8, 2009.

  1. links

    links Regular Member

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    how can i run .exe files on a dedicated server?

    thanks
     
  2. oldenstylehats

    oldenstylehats Elite Member Premium Member

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    Is it a dedicated server running Windows or Linux?
     
  3. links

    links Regular Member

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    ohh crud...

    liunx/redhat - its a pain to install em on it as .exe is a windows executive programme

    im just wanting to run my serpscraper on it for a few footprints as my vps runs out of memory
     
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    oldenstylehats Elite Member Premium Member

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    Arthas BANNED BANNED

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    you can try running it if you have wine installed. however, if its a program with a GUI you'll also need a desktop environment running like gnome or kde (or maybe just X but idk if you could get away with that).
     
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    links Regular Member

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    thanks guys - i think itl just be easier to not harvest as many urls i got the new server to sort out i guess