From this Ubuntu Forum, I know you can get a dos prompt in wine by typing
wine cmdI went to the directory
cd C:\Paul\vw7.6nc\bin\winand started the Visual Work executable vwnt.exe calling the file visualnc.im:
vwnt.exe C:\Paul\vw7.6nc\cormas\visualnc.imAnd Visual Work worked!
But I didn't manage to load the cormas parcel (as explained in the presentation mentioned above). I needed to change Visual Works home directory by going in the file menu, "set VisualWorks home" screen-shot below:
I still couldn't load it from the menu "System/Load parcels named" but I could load it from the menu "System/parcel manager", then load file:
It seems to work well. The Cormas parcel loads and I can see a Cormas option in Visual Works' tool menu:
I wonder if Visual Works 7.6 can run directly on Linux, without using wine.
I downloaded the game of live model from the cormas web page. And unzipped it in the forlder /Cormas/Models, then opened if from the menu file/load from ST. And after following the presentation tutorial this is what I got: