- Installing the game (did not need to follow the instructions of the HOWTO)
- Playing the game.
What does not
What was not tested
- Beating the game.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Linux Mint 19.3 "Tricia"||Jan 24 2020||5.0||Yes||Yes||No||Silver||Akkarin169|
|Show||Linux Mint 19.0 Tara||Jul 24 2018||3.13||No||Not installable||No||Garbage||Chris H.|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Sep 09 2017||2.16||Yes||Yes||No||Silver||azrdev|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 06 2017||2.0||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Jacob Cameron|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jan 07 2017||1.9.24||Yes||Yes||Silver||Jacob Cameron|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|4787||Some games using smackw32.dll hang with the esound driver||CLOSED||ABANDONED||View|
|9599||Caesar3 hackled sound||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|12774||Caesar 3 crashes on exit||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|22948||Caesar3: there is only black screen and playing sounds.||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|23327||Caesar 3: autorun image missing||CLOSED||ABANDONED||View|
|28207||Caesar III crashes in dsound||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
To install simply run the installation as follows:
WINEDLLOVERRIDES="ole32,oleaut32,rpcrt4=n" wine d:setup.exe
Note: Replace d: with your CD-ROM drive, but be sure that you have it in the form of a drive letter otherwise when you run the application it will not be able to find the CD. So go winecfg and click on drives to get the set up properly.
Running the game:
Once setup has been run and CaesarIII is installed you can run it by simply typing:
Note: This assumes that you are in the terminal and already in the directory that CaesarIII is installed (for example: .wine/drive_c/Caesar3/)