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Google Code-in 2011 FreeBSD

Write a section on WINE in the freebsd virtualization handbook chapter

completed by: Bharath Mohan

mentors: Ulrich Spörlein

Description of task

There is a howto in the FreeBSD wiki on how to use WINE to run certain software on FreeBSD that are not natively available:

We want to have this in a separate subsection in this FreeBSD handbook chapter:
If possible, the howto needs to be tested whether it still works as described with the current version of WINE available in the FreeBSD Ports Collection.

Task requires:

A FreeBSD system (in a VirtualBox Virtual Machine) installed on your computer. 
Knowledge of the documentation guidelines for the FreeBSD project: 
Check out a copy of the documentation tree from the documentation repository to get the source code for the chapter