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
Menus work and look fine. Window mode. Fullscreen mode. Playing single player map, playing campaign. Starting and closing the game. Music, sound effects.
What does not
Multiplayer. IP Address is reported as 127.12.34.56
What was not tested
Multiplayer game on internet. Map and campaign editors.Â
Tested version of EE is v1.00.6522 Replaced msvcrt.dll with native version. Installed DirectX9.0c and set all directx-DLLs to native version (wouldn't work without it). Game was not installed but started directly from a folder. Disabled DirectMusic by setting the following Registry key to "0": HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SSSI\Empire Earth\Music Enabled Admin note: rating changed to conform to the rating definitions.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|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|
|Show||Mac OS X 10.9 "Mavericks"||Mar 02 2014||1.7.5||Yes||Yes||Silver||Linus UnnebÃ¤ck|
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.