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Old 05-26-2008, 01:40 PM   #1
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Unhappy How can I load guildwars setup.exe in linux?

I am using PCLinuxOS 1st release and I downloaded wine but when I try to run the gwsetup.exe it said I need dos. I downloaded dosbox and xdosemu but I cant get it to install.
Old 05-26-2008, 02:29 PM   #2
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Should work fine with wine.

Open synaptic (the red-grey circly thing in the panel). Search for 'wine' and install it. - Do a reload/upgrade while you're at it.

After that you should be able to just right-click open-with-wine or maybe just double-click. - I just started using PCLOS, I'm don't know it very well either

Dosbox is good for very old games (pre win-95). Guildwars looks fairly recent to me.

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Old 05-27-2008, 12:15 AM   #3
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there's no way it'll run on dosbox, no way

Run it with wine:
wine gwsetup.exe
in a terminal or console.

You can't tell me it doesn't work, I've tried it and it does work if you installed wine properly.


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