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Alright... so I'm running Linux (been doing so for about two days) Fedora 9. I'm currently trying to use Wine to launch World of Warcraft but whenever I do it inverts the screen and freezes, forcing me to restart my computer. It does launch, but I can't get past the login screen. I've tried running "playonlinux" but that plan is currently grounded with a lack of information (The entire thread for that is here http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...h-wine-666719/ ) I've also inquired as to dual-booting Windows with Fedora ( http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...l-boot-666724/ ) and that honestly is turning out to be a flop because I'm not exactly computer literate when it comes to Linux. Anyways, if anyone can give me and kind of help, perhaps answering a question on one of the other threads or answering me here, it would be fantastic. Please and thank you.
Alright, I started following those instructions and I ran into the dumbest problem I can possibly think of. I got down to the part where I'm changing DirectX to run on OpenGL and I go to access my program files, only to learn that I can't access the C drive with Nautilus.
How do I fix this annoying problem... I'm going to try something in Terminal, it's probably not going to work.
Drive C: should be in a location like this.. /home/username/.wine/drive_c
What are you trying to accomplish with the "open" directive ?
you told wine to run a windows program called open and it told you it couldn't find that program. wine open<ignore the rest> C:\Program Files\World of Warcraft
The correct command to launch wow as stated in the wiki would be this... wine "C:\Program Files\World of Warcraft\WoW.exe"