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Is it possible to use wine to run window games that is already installed on a external hard drive (and to install future software on the external)?

I would like to know if it is possible to run windows games that is already on and installed on a external hard drive and have it load up though wine, or they have to be installed by wine first before ...
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1answer
364 views

Euro Truck Simulator 2 not installing in Ubuntu 14.04

One of my friend send me Euro Truck Simulator 2, whenever I try to install it the following occurs : kapil@kapil-Dell-System-Vostro-3750:~/l$ ./EuroTruckSimulator2.sh Verifying archive integrity... ...
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0answers
90 views

SDL2 not being loaded correctly by Jedi Academy (OpenJK)

So I am trying to install Star Wars Jedi Knight Jedi Academy on my laptop, running Ubuntu 13.10. As you may or may not know, this game is quite old and the creators, LucasArts, have only made versions ...
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37 views

How to add Humble Bundle packages to account without installing

I purchased the Humble Indie Bundles 5 and 6, both of which offer "Click the button below to redeem your bundle on the Ubuntu Software Center." Sure enough, if I click through and log in to Ubuntu ...
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0answers
33 views

I'm very new to linux and i'm trying to install a game. I've downloaded Other-Life .zip. Extracted it. need help from there

I downloaded the game zip. I extracted it into my Programs folder but I don't know how to install it. On the website it says... Installing and using the client under linux: Download ...
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0answers
23 views

Installing legends kubuntu 13.10 x64

I am running Kubuntu 13.10 x64. I am trying to install legends from playdeb repo. It won't let me install legends because the "data" file doesn't have the ":i386" behind it. it says that there are ...
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1answer
345 views

How to install games (.sh and .bin games)

I recently purchased the humble bundle but I am having trouble installing the games and getting them to run. Some of them are .sh and others are .bin files. On a terminal, I have cd to the location ...
0
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1answer
112 views

How do I install Catlateral Damage?

It's this gam It's a .tar.gz file; and doesn't contain any Installation files. Need some help. Thanks in advance!
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0answers
20 views

How to use noncompatible steam games? [duplicate]

I have Steam already on my computer. What I want to do now is install the games that are not already compatible with Linux. I already have wine and playonlinux. I have tried these things with limited ...
0
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0answers
33 views

Installing WoW on Live CD (on HDD)

Do anyone have experience installing a game (World of Warcraft with Wine), 22GB on a 1000gb hard drive running with liveCD Image? (Saying no disk space) I know the thing about persistances, but-.- ...
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0answers
74 views

13.10, how do you install a game or app from cd using wine 1.6?

Using Ubuntu 13.10 and using Wine 1.6. i am trying to install a game (really old game) from a cd, so i use wine to open the top most exe file in the cd's directory. during installation the program ...
0
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1answer
303 views

How do I install this src.tar.gz file? [duplicate]

I have heard that installing or running .tar.gz files is possible. This is a source code, also and if there is a difference I should be told about it. The game is ...
0
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1answer
741 views

Running Binding of Isaac on 64-bit?

This is a re-post of a question I've put here to no avail. I've been using Ubuntu for quite a while now, but my knowledge is limited. Please bear with me! :) This issue revolves around the recent ...
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2answers
2k views

How to install Temple Run?

Is there any way I can install and play Temple Run in Ubuntu 13.04. I have basic terminal command skills and don't mind compiling it from source.
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0answers
53 views

WON'T let me change permissions

When i was trying to open SCP containment breach the options only say OPEN, EXTRACT, RENAME,DELETE, ETC. but does not say permissions what do i do. Usually it has permissions shown at the bottom but ...
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0answers
20 views

can't install steam on ubuntu 13.04 64bit [duplicate]

So I wanted to install Steam, and I went to the Steam website to download the package and when I did it took me to the software store and in there was no install button, just an error. So after that I ...
0
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0answers
19 views

How to Install and Play games in Ubunto 12.04 like civilization5 etc.. in Windows [duplicate]

Every time I click Install or execute exe files to install games, It just pup windows with written codes. I wanted to Install and play games just like the way I did in my Microsoft windows before ...
0
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0answers
104 views

Dual boot - windows games on Ubuntu

On my Windows XP's PC I have two partitions - local disc "C" which is made for OS and disc "D" which is made for games and programs. So here goes my question: If I install Ubuntu on local disc "D" ...
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1answer
345 views

How to install the sims 3… starter pack? [duplicate]

I've just bought the same 3 starter pack but I don't know how to install it and I want to play the same from my heart. Somebody knows how?
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2answers
904 views

Installing Dishonored game from disc

I just purchased Dishonored to use on my new linux Ubuntu 12.04 machine. I can not, for the life of me, figure out what to do here to get steam installed with Wine. Every time I attempt to do so, I ...
0
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0answers
353 views

Need HELP with installation of FIFA 11 on PlayOnLinux

I am using a Dell Inspiron 15r 64-bit Laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS installed and AMD Raedon 7600M series graphic card. Recently, I downloaded PlayOnLinux with the intention of playing games and ...
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1answer
917 views

How to install cocos2dx on Ubuntu 13.04?

I have Ubuntu 13.04 on my laptop. I need to install cocos2dx on it. Does any one know how to install it? Please explain how to install.
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1answer
812 views

Program unable to find libGL.so.1

this involves the game Hotline Miami which I bought from the Humble Bundle 8 a while ago. After installing it and clicking the executable nothing happened so I ran it from the terminal and got this ...
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1answer
141 views

New Install and Gaming Issues

I'm totally new to linux, but I've basically had enough with using windows. A recent HDD failure has prompted me to take this as a good time to switch (my new setup will be a 250GB SSD and 1TB HDD for ...
1
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0answers
3k views

Installing Java On Lubuntu 13.04 [duplicate]

The name says it. I checked other sources, but can't really figure it out. I want to run Java games.
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1answer
236 views

How can I download/install Second Life? [closed]

I have heard about Second Life, but I have no idea where to download it from, nor how to download it. What should I do?
0
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2answers
1k views

Age of Empire install problem

I've mounted the AOE iso and it seems working. But when I start a game, get an error message "You must insert a game CD to play a single player game, and then restart Age of Empires". Here is what ...
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3answers
1k views

Is there any way I can install Windows games on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I recently switched to Linux from Windows and really like Ubuntu but I have alot of Windows games I can't play anymore.
0
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1answer
931 views

Installing Diablo 2 on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu I am trying to install the game Diablo 2. I have followed all pointers I can find on installing on Ubuntu and I cant get it to work. I have tried using furiusISO and GmountISO, ...
0
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1answer
203 views

How do I download steam? What additional software do I need?

When I click download (for steam) I get this message: This error could be caused by required additional software packages which are missing or not installable. Furthermore there could be a ...
0
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1answer
139 views

How can I put games on a USB stick for a LAN party?

Soon, I'll be attending a LAN party. There will be a couple of laptops, of which some have Windows 7 installed, and some Ubuntu 12.04. None of these laptops are connected to the internet. I want to ...
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1answer
50 views

How to deal with dpkg error while installing Battle of Wesnoth?

I get the following error while installing Battles of Wesnoth: **/var/cache/apt/archives/wesnoth-1.8-data_1%3a1.8.6-1_all.deb E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)** I tried to ...
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4answers
709 views

How does one obtain and install KSokoban?

How does one obtain and install KSokoban on Ubuntu 12.10? It used to be there in KDE 3, but is gone now.
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2answers
2k views

Change / Choose install path for a .deb

I would like to know if it is possible to choose where a .deb file will be installed, or if it is possible to move it after the installation to another directory without troubles for the app. I am ...
4
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1answer
234 views

Can't Install PrivateerGold1.03.bz2.bin

I downloaded a Linux friendly game called Privateer Gemini Gold. I have the file in my "Downloads" folder. First question: When I start my terminal, and I type LS, downloads appear to be in my home ...
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2answers
4k views

How to install/run World Of Warcraft on Ubuntu 12.04.1? [duplicate]

On my Windows 7 I have a game called 'World Of Warcraft'.... And because I don't use Windows I want to install World Of Warcraft on my Ubuntu But the problem it I don't know how... I have a Winrar ...
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1answer
967 views

How to get NBA 2K13 working

I am confused about how certain games can or can not be played on Ubuntu. Every sort of "Big Market" game available is not supported on Linux. However, when looking on Amazon, I stumbled across NBA ...
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votes
3answers
12k views

How to install Windows games on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Would you please tell me how to install Windows games on Ubuntu? I really need it.
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0answers
1k views

Steam, Team Fortress 2 black screen? [closed]

I installed Steam with Winetricks and used Steam to install tf2, but when I tried to boot, all I see is the logos and then a black screen. What did I do wrong?
3
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3answers
592 views

Native AAA games coming to Ubuntu. Where they will be installed?

Many users use SSD disks (and I believe many more in the future) for their OS. 128GB SSD disks are common place nowadays and many users (like me) use their SSD for dual booting (Windows and Ubuntu). ...
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1answer
3k views

Guild Wars 2 Installation Crash [closed]

I am trying to install GW2 to take advantage of my early access, but I keep coming up on this same problem. The installation starts fine, the initial processes to install Direct X and whatnot are ...
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3answers
2k views

How do I install Regnum Online?

I'm fairly new to Ubuntu (or Linux for that matter) so please bear with me. I just installed Ubuntu a day or so ago and went looking for an MMO for it. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 32-bit and I downloaded ...
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votes
3answers
17k views

How do I install mupen64plus?

I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux and I just downloaded mupen64plus 1.99.5 and it came as a *.tar.gz file. I found some guides about how to install a .tar.gz file with the terminal but it doesn't work. How ...
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1answer
212 views

shadowgrounds/trine humble bundle does not work

I had a notebook with 1.6 atom processor and 2 gig ram that ran all the programs/games from the trine/shadowgrounds humble bundle without much of a problem. I now have a laptop with a 2.5 dual core ...
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1answer
171 views

Errors during installation

Setting up quake3-data (1-0ubuntu2) ... /var/lib/dpkg/info/quake3-data.postinst: 24: [: /host/Games: unexpected operator /var/lib/dpkg/info/quake3-data.postinst: 32: [: /host/Games: unexpected ...
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2answers
261 views

What games can be installed?

Can you put older games on it, such as the older Age of Empires games, the Age of Mythology games, the Star Wars: Empire at War games, etc.?
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1answer
887 views

Shank installation problem

after several attempts I was not able to install Shank.I've download the bin and .deb (for 64bit architecture) files. The bin shows this message on launch: "No such file or directory". The Deb not ...
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4answers
8k views

How do I install Half-Life 1 and 2? [duplicate]

How do I install Half-Life 1 and 2 on Ubuntu 12.04 if I already have the game on a Windows installer CD and on Steam. I tried it with Steam, but the game didn't launch. I also tried it on wine with ...
5
votes
3answers
5k views

How do I install and run Lord of the Rings Online on a 64-bit Ubuntu system?

Has anyone found the secrets to installing and running Lord of the Rings Online on an Ubuntu 11.10 64Bit system?
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1answer
3k views

How can I install Botanicula?

I just got Botanicula. When I unzip it, there is just a .air file. What do I do now?