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How do I create prefix on other partition?

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JohnFante Saturday 19 November 2011 at 10:26
JohnFanteAnonymous

I am fairly new to MAC. Just switched from Linux. Gnome 3.2 just was not my thing ...

I have my OS on a 120GB SSD, To preserve space I have my data and games on a 1tb RAID partition.

Creating wine prefixes on a different drive in Linux is pretty easy. How do I use PlayOnMac to do the same?

Thank you in advance :-)
Quentin PÂRIS Saturday 19 November 2011 at 14:35
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

Hi,

What is the format of your partition?
JohnFante Saturday 19 November 2011 at 15:33
JohnFanteAnonymous

It is standard Mac OS format. Made the Raid0 volume with the built in disk utility. Worked fine.

It is - very originally - called: RAID-Mac



Quentin PÂRIS Saturday 19 November 2011 at 17:10
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

Then, you can simply make a symbolic link into Library/PlayOnMac/wineprefix
JohnFante Saturday 19 November 2011 at 17:28
JohnFanteAnonymous

Just to be sure:

I would like my games to go to: RAID-Mac/Games/PlayOnMac and only there.

Do I then write:

ln -s ~/Library/PlayOnMac/ RAID-Mac/Games/PlayOnMac/

And then everything I install via PlayOnMac goes there?
Quentin PÂRIS Saturday 19 November 2011 at 17:58
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

cd ~/Library
rm -r PlayOnMac
mkdir -p /Volumes/RAID_Mac/Games/PlayOnMac
ln -s /Volumes/RAID_Mac/Games/PlayOnMac

That should work :)
JohnFante Sunday 20 November 2011 at 9:02
JohnFanteAnonymous

Thank you and of course :-)