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Old 07-27-2009, 11:31 AM   #1
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Hi, am struggling to play age of empires. I know it's microsoft but the wine program wont even activate. Am i doing something wrong or is there a similar game i should get? All help greatly received.
 
Old 07-27-2009, 11:34 AM   #2
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Depending on the AOE version, Wine will run it relatively well, though not perfectly. It won't run under a VM because the emulated video card in Vbox and Vmware isn't supported. See the following:
Previous thread on this subject here: (old, but there it is)
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...r-wine-540950/
the goto site for WINE compatibility and work arounds:
http://appdb.winehq.org/appview.php?iAppId=762

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