The game itself runs fine, flawlessly as far as I can tell.
What does not
The EULA, Game Manual, and Check for Updates buttons on the main screen don't work. However, there are workarounds.
Whoever reads the EULA?
You can always create a launcher on your Desktop to the game manual file, which is in the Manuals directory under Buzz Aldrin's Space Program Manager.
Not being able to update the game would be a serious issue; however, you can download updates directly from
Note that as of this writing, the latest version is 1.6.25; counterintuitively, version 1.6.5 is older than 1.6.25.
What was not tested
Multiplayer, the full Moon landing
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Current||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Dec 03 2016||1.8.5||Yes||Yes||Gold||Leon Baradat|
|Show||zz Do not use||Nov 26 2014||1.7.28||Yes||Yes||Silver||Leon Baradat|