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HOWTO_wine-games_Installation

Introduction

Installing Windows programs and games can sometimes be difficult because wine can run the games but not the installation...

So most people use a Windows installation to avoid such problem but this is problematic for people who have not a windows installation or who just do not want to reboot or install Windows(takes some HDD space)

Here we won't have a miracle solution...but it's mostly a guideline for developers and a repository of link for users.

Portage Tree

Some people have thought about making an ebuild for wine-games which would solve the installation problem and is mostly complete (works for multiple versions of the game, and needs some help from users that have a new version).

Black Isle RPG

there is a portage tree that can install the following games:

in order to install the tarball you need the forum thread(HOWTO inside) or the script

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