The game works smooth.
What does not
What was not tested
My settings: -Windows version: 2003 -Libraries: dmusic32 d3drm d3dx9_43 dinput8 ddrawex dsound -Graphics: Decorate the windows-> NO Allow win manager to control the window-> NO Emulate virtual desktop-> YES 1280x720 96dpi -Drives: D: If the game won't recogize your CD launch the game from the CD it self.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Current||Fedora 24 x86_64||Nov 17 2016||1.9.22||Yes||Yes||Gold||Federico Guerra|
|Show||Linux Mint 17 "Qiana" x86_64||Aug 23 2014||1.7.24||Yes||Yes||Bronze||an anonymous user|
|Show||Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Oct 28 2012||1.5.15||Yes||Yes||Gold||an anonymous user|
|Show||Kali||Nov 18 2014||1.4.1||Yes||Yes||Gold||Bob Niemöller|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Dec 10 2011||1.3.34||Yes||Yes||Platinum||an anonymous user|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|421||Implement a DIB engine||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|1830||Multiplayer problem in age of empires (All versions)||NEW||View|
|2666||Text color lost||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|3548||.lnk file is created on the desktop together with the program icon...||NEW||View|
|4066||Online Play Doesn't Work (DirectPlay)||NEW||View|
|5534||DirectPlay games hang when exiting multiplayer||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|7863||worms armageddon frontend can't set screen resolution setting||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|7916||Age of Empires no longer works||CLOSED||DUPLICATE||View|
|17682||AoE Help graphics immediately whitened, no text||NEW||View|
|23330||Age of Empires: Install bar with missing percentage and flashing||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|34166||Fullscreen flickering on Mac||RESOLVED||NOTOURBUG||View|
|38494||Age of Empires installer crashes on startup||CLOSED||INVALID||View|
To prevent installer windows from being hidden, change Wine's settings so that the window manager is not allowed to control Wine applications (can be done with winecfg).
In Wine versions prior to 0.9.17, elements such as taskbars designed to cover other applications are not hidden when Age of Empires II is run in full-screen. This can be fixed by not allowing the window manager to control Wine applications (can be changed in winecfg), or by changing the taskbar's options so that windows are allowed to cover it.
If the game does not recognice your CD, use a crack. This may or may not be legal, depending on where you live.