EAW 1.28e community supplied version - Patches original game. You will still need the original game disk files
|License:||Free to use and share|
|Latest Wine Version Tested:||1.8.1|
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- The Game for Single Mission, Instant Mission, Campaign missions. Using D3d DirectX 3D setting (default) - Game, 2d and 3d graphics, sound, d3d, d2d menus
What does not
- Glide (without a glide wrapper) Do not select Glide - it will freeze up! - Software mode It was disabled in 1.28x series. Items not working below, The game is still playable even with these issues. Free partial fixes are available, see Extra Comments below. - Single mission targets selection screen half-works ~ is garbled using some video cards / drivers. - Campaign briefing screen. The game is still playable even with this issue as the target can be selcted from the Mission setup menu. - No horizon fog. On some graphics cards. video driver issue common to many games. using another driver can resolve it.
What was not tested
- Glide with a Glide wrapper. - Multiplayer
Offline this game is fully working with bugfixes and by following the How To, Bugfixes and patches available from: EAWonLinux - How To get and use EAW 1.28e version in Wine on Linux https://eawonlinux.neocities.org/eoleaw128ewine.html
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Q4OS 1.4.7 base 1.9.1||Feb 06 2016||1.8.1||N/A||Yes||Bronze||JC|
|Current||Linux Mint 18 "Sarah" x86_64||Feb 13 2017||1.6.2||N/A||Yes||Silver||JC|