Wine DirectX 9.0c setup tutorial

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Wine DirectX 9.0c setup tutorial

Post by BlueJayofEvil » Sat Nov 24, 2007 20:25

I came across this mentioned in the Rootly feed on the side of Distrowatch:


From what I've read, it's not 100% guaranteed to work with all programs, but about 95+% of the time it does.

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Re: Wine DirectX 9.0c setup tutorial

Post by WarraWarra » Sun Nov 25, 2007 18:22

Any idea if wine-doors directx install works the same or better ?

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Re: Wine DirectX 9.0c setup tutorial

Post by Dragons Tooth » Sun Nov 25, 2007 18:24

Wow, thanks! Thats great tutorial and I'll try it in my free time.
If everything goes as the author said it can be a huge step in running windows games on Linux. But there is one problem that is bothering me. I'm wondering if wine with DX 9.0c will be able to run older games like Warcraft 3 because when I wanted to play in W3 I have to emerge older version of emulator. I hope that the newest version of Wine + DX 9.0c will be a perfect solution to that annoying problem.
I'll test that tutorial and I'll post here the results :wink:

WaraWara, I think that installation from wine-doors will be the same :wink:
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