This is the basic version of Empire Earth, without the AOC expansion.
There are 3 versions:
1.0, 1.04 and 2.0. These verions don't make any noticeable difference in Wine.
The 2.0 version is NOT Empire Earth II
What does not
Game exits immediately with an unhandled exception.
What was not tested
HOWTO makes no difference. NoCD makes no difference. Tried different versions of Wine back to 0.9.51 and makes no difference. Tried both patches and make no difference. Game doesn't work.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Ubuntu 20.04 "Focal" (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 08 2022||7.0||Yes||Yes||Yes||Silver||Jeff D. Hanson|
|Show||Fedora 25 x86_64||May 12 2017||2.6||Yes||Yes||Gold||Philipglo Joshua Opulencia|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 04 2017||2.0||Yes||Yes||Bronze||Jacob Cameron|
|Show||Fedora 24 x86_64||Nov 05 2016||1.9.20||N/A||No||Garbage||Federico Guerra|
|Show||Linux Mint 16 "Petra" x86_64||May 13 2014||1.7.18||Yes||No||Garbage||Philipglo Joshua Opulencia|
Running the game:
-Use the native msvcrt.dll
do this by setting the following Registry key to "0":
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SSSI\Empire Earth\Music Enabled
To allow EE to find the CD you should open winecfg and add a drive mapping, setting it to CDROM.