Use barcode images in Linux (with Wine)
You also can use the ActiveBarcode Application (Windows application) in Linux with "Wine".
Like that it is possible that you create barcodes directly in Linux with the application.
You need a Linux System, with Wine installed.
In our example we use Ubuntu 9.10 with automatically installed Wine.
Download the setup file of ActiveBarcode.
Then open it with Wine:
No follow the instructions of the setup.
That's it! Installation complete
2. EXAMPLE OF USAGE
Launch the ActiveBarcode Application and create the barcode according to your needs. If you need
information of how to use the ActiveBarcode Application click
After creating the barcode you copy it into the clipboard.
To do this select "Copy Bitmap" or "Copy Metafile" from the "Edit" menu (A description of the whole menu
is located here).
Now activate your OpenOffice,org document and move your cursor to that place you
want to insert the barcode image. Now select "Insert" from the "Edit" menu of your OpenOffice.org
The barcode is embedded as image into your document:
This manual was created by Frank Horn