Campaign works fine (so far)
login to multi-player lobby works ok.
Skirmish works ok
marines, necron and sisters of battle tested ok.
Mini map bug does not seem to be present
What does not
copy protection. needs no cd patch to play.
Sound dies if game restarts (changing graphics options for eg)
What was not tested
multiplayer games - just tried to connect to lobby
other races (other than named above)
seems to install more reliably than on windows. i have two windows machines (XP and Vista) and on both had errors during install but 0 problems with WINE install.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||KDE neon||Mar 31 2017||1.8.7||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Marius Schulz|
|Show||Debian GNU/Linux 9.x "Stretch" x86_64||Jan 09 2016||1.9.1||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Ð®Ñ€Ð¸Ð¹ Ð–Ð°Ð²Ð¾Ñ€Ð¾Ð½ÐºÐ¾Ð²|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 26 2017||1.6.2||N/A||Yes||Platinum||Vance Gallagher|
|Show||Ubuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 05 2013||1.4||Yes||Yes||Bronze||an anonymous user|
|Show||openSUSE 12.1 x86_64||May 03 2012||1.4||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Bartosz Debski|
After you installed the game you may get a performance boost if you use the latest version of DirectX 9.
The easiest way to do so, is using winetricks:
Read more about winetricks, here:
If you have problems with completely corrupted textures the problem might be that your systems lacks a library that is used for texture compression in Dawn of War.
Under Debian based system install the package "libtxc-dxtn-s2tc0" and try again.