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I installed NFS underground with play on linux.At the program's main page there is a label "Need For Speed Underground" which is selected.I click run and wait.Nothing happens.Then i run on terminal:

/usr/share/playonlinux/playonlinux --run "Need For Speed Underground"

but i get the message:

wine: cannot find ''

What is wrong?

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isn't there a shortcut on the desktop or a shortcut in the ubuntu menu –  Prasad RD Apr 17 '12 at 12:32
    
yes there is,but nothing happens as well.I just hear the disk spinning thats all.I click properties and found that what it does is executing that command. :( –  Nickolas Apr 17 '12 at 12:34
    
i reinstalled the game and got that message while in disk 2 : cannot find required DLL : Z\media\Autorun.GUI DLL –  Nickolas Apr 17 '12 at 12:37
    
How about running it with root permissions.do you have windows installed? –  Prasad RD Apr 17 '12 at 12:38
    
i updated my post and typed the error.I dont have windows installed.I will try now as root. –  Nickolas Apr 17 '12 at 12:39
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Well.. Here's a link to the script: http://www.playonlinux.com/repository/?script=396

Looks like wine1.3 is available here: http://sourceforge.net/projects/wine/files/Source/wine-1.3.11.tar.bz2/download

Something you can do is run playonlinux from the command line, and maybe you can see an error (or where the error occurs) there.

When I was having problems before, it's because the POL site wasn't responding for a few days.

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I would like to suggest you, using of Virtual Box instead of wine. In my opinion, that is most harmonized with Ubuntu or Linux generally rather than Wine.

Up to you, this just an opinion. Good-Lock

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thank you for your answer but it's been a long time since i gave up trying to install that game. –  Nickolas Jun 30 '12 at 20:51
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OK, your welcome. Just yesterday I found your question. Anyway, I hope you are well. –  Mehdi Bateni Jul 1 '12 at 12:33
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