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Old 03-25-2006, 09:48 AM   #1
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How to install counter-strike on linux?????


How to install counter-strike on linux?????
if you know howto please help me !!!!
 
Old 03-25-2006, 12:25 PM   #2
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Go to http://www.linux-gamers.net/

Here's the link directly to the HOWTO

http://www.linux-gamers.net/modules/...DEX+Wine+Games
 
Old 03-26-2006, 02:13 AM   #3
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yes..but i dont realle understand english so good.. And i install Wine 0.9 but i dont know how to turn on that program.. :\
 
Old 03-26-2006, 01:12 PM   #4
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Clearly NOT an intro.. moved to Linux - Newbie
 
Old 03-26-2006, 05:38 PM   #5
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if wine is setup correctly
put disk in drive
mount disk
cd to disk
wine setup.exe

sometimes when you run wine setup you need access to two hard drives like on a network to change through the pile of disks.
 
Old 04-04-2006, 12:10 PM   #6
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so wine i must turn on on windows ???
 
Old 04-04-2006, 01:19 PM   #7
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No.

Wine is a project that provides alternatives to Windows libraries. Normally, programs use functions that are built into Windows or parts of it (e.g. DirectX). These aren't generally available in Linux, but when you run wine and pass in the name of the program, it tries to run that program, translating the Windows calls into ones Linux understands. (At least, that's how I think of it, it's probably not technically accurate).

You don't have to have Windows at all, since wine aims to be a Windows replacement. Besides, you wouldn't be running CS in Linux if you were booted into Windows!
 
  


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