ÂÂImpulse automatically updates itself to the latest version whenever it is run if connected to Internet.
Note that there isÂ two different installers, difference to be tested. The standard one, also labeled "Impulse Client - Vista/Windows 7" :
Or the one labeled "Impulse Client - Windows XP" :
Installing the software
What does not
Registering or connecting to an existing account. You get a "server not responding" error.
What was not tested
Need to install DotNet2 before use. If you do not have it, the installation program will attempt to install it for you without prompting
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Ubuntu 14.10 "Utopic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 15 2015||1.7.34||Yes||Yes||Gold||Adrian Kalla|
|Show||Ubuntu 13.10 "Saucy" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Sep 20 2013||1.7.2||Yes||Yes||Garbage||Jelle De Loecker|
|Show||Chakra Linux||Aug 08 2012||1.5.7||Yes||Yes||Gold||an anonymous user|
|Show||Chakra Linux||May 27 2012||1.5.4||Yes||Yes||Bronze||an anonymous user|
|Show||Fedora 15 x86_64||Dec 10 2011||1.3.30||Yes||No||Garbage||Anna|
Download winetricks by running the following code in terminal :-
Now we need to install some winetricks packages to get Impulse running properly. Run the code below in a Terminal :-
sh winetricks dotnet20 gdiplusNote that the impulse installer will appear to crash, but just dismiss the error and the installation will continue as normal.