Installing, playing to a degree
What does not
It crashes occasionally, seems to have graphical glitches afterwards.
What was not tested
|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.