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Why does WoW create a desktop icon when I run the launcher? [closed]

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 x64 and have installed World of Warcraft using Wine. Absolutely everything about the game's install went perfectly, and everything works exactly as it should (even the one ...
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Humble Bundle Game 'Trine' not working

I downloaded the game Trine from the Humble frozenbyte Bundle and installed it on Ubuntu 10.10 but for some reason it fails to launch. I downloaded the Trine.32.run file and made it executable and ...
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Need for Speed Shift 1-2

Is there any way to install either Shift 1 or Shift 2 on Ubuntu? Thanks in advance
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Crysis 2 Demo on Wine error

I was trying to install the Crysis 2 demo on wine when after extraction it said Unable to find a volume for file extraction. Please verify that you have proper permissions. and ended the ...
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DragonRise USB gamepad not working

I have a Gamepad which is not working, I say "not working" because I was playing Urban Terror and the game was not responding to the gamepad button presses. How do I get the gamepad to work? I tried ...
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Can't locate enemy-territory in terminal?

I have an issue trying to install True Combat: Elite. I followed these steps, But when I do the 4th step, I get this: E: Unable to locate package enemy-territory Can anyone help? ...
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Why isn't my applet initializing in Face Book games?

Whenever I want to play games on face book I have to use windows. I cannot get the applet to initialize on Ubuntu. I have my drive partitioned to use both. Any ideas will be most helpful. Thanks.
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Minecraft: Slow performance OUT of the game

I downloaded Minecraft yesterday to see what the fuss is about, brilliant game! When playing in Windowed mode, if I try and do anything else, i.e. use the computer, when the game is paused, the ...
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How to set graphics & resolution on Frozen-Bubble?

I wanted to setup a few Arcade Games on my Maverick box (for the children, you know, ... :-)). I really like Frozen Bubble but I can't set the graphics preferences, choosing the graphics tab in the ...
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Remapping both mouse and keyboard to a gamepad

Since Halloween, I have been really enjoying Frictional Games' Amnesia on Ubuntu. My next goal is to get the other offerings they have. Unfortunately, there is not a gamepad setting for this game ...
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Best graphics card to use with 10.10 [closed]

I am a gamer running on Ubuntu 10.10 with a G92 [GeForce 9800 GTX+] graphics card using the binary drivers. It runs alright, but even on simple games like teeworlds and minecraft I find they can max ...