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
|Latest Wine Version Tested:||7.0|
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install works fine
What does not
does not start up
What was not tested
game play as it did not start
does not run
|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|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|2247||Empire Earth crashes after displaying the logo||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|3365||SetCooperativeLevel doesn't accept DDSCL_SETFOCUSWINDOW||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|5232||Empire Earth installation process ... crashed and aborted||CLOSED||DUPLICATE||View|
|5233||Empire Earth installation process ... crashed and aborted||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|7065||Get SecuROM copy-protection working||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|10277||Uninstalling software does not remove them from Programs menu||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|10841||Restore display resolution when focus is lost or on exit||RESOLVED||NOTOURBUG||View|
|13351||Empire Earth v. 1.00: mouse is not responsive||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|17766||Empire Earth crashes on start without native directmusic||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|21956||Empire Earth 1.00 and 1.04 crash with unhanded page fault||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|23028||Empire Earth 1.00 and 1.04 mirrored cursor on vertical move||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|24051||wined3d_guess_card No card selector available for GL vendor 4 and card vendor 0000||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|24156||Empire Earth: crashes when starting the game||CLOSED||DUPLICATE||View|
|34166||Fullscreen flickering on Mac||RESOLVED||NOTOURBUG||View|
|34182||Empire Earth v2.0: mouse cursor only moves at high mouse movement||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|35882||Empire Earth 1.x display artifacts||NEW||View|
|43276||Empire Earth can't open campaign||CLOSED||INVALID||View|
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.
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by Petr Akhlamov on Monday July 3rd 2017, 7:28
*minor graphics bugs
by Petr Akhlamov on Wednesday July 5th 2017, 4:46
by Petr Akhlamov on Tuesday April 3rd 2018, 6:35
by Kevin DeFord on Saturday November 2nd 2013, 17:47
Then just did a normal install. I have not gotten it to work properly outside of an emulation mode - seems to have trouble with the screen resolution when run outside emulation. Mouse speed works fine in this mode - game is definitely playable.
If the patch 1.00 - 1.04 patch is installed, the mouse stops working. If the expansion is installed, Empire Earth still works fine, but the expansion does not work.
Anyone had any success getting the expansion to work?