The latest version of Logos Bible Software released August 22nd, 2016.
Major codebase changes for V8 have led to much greater compatibility with wine. The engine updates are free so users are recommended to switch to v8 or above which works extremely well on wine.
Install newest winetricks from source:
Ubuntu 18.04 bionic:
Install wine-devel 3.14 from wineHQ:
wget -qO- https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/Release.key | sudo apt-key add -
sudo apt-add-repository 'deb http://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/ubuntu/ bionic main'
sudo apt-get install wine-devel
symlink wine-devel to wine:
sudo ln -s /opt/wine-devel/bin/* /usr/local/bin/
Install newest winetricks from github:
chmod +x winetricks
sudo mv -v winetricks /usr/local/bin
Create 32bit prefix:
WINEPREFIX=/home/rik/wine-logos/ WINEARCH=win32 wineboot
Install dotnet472, d3dx9_43, and corefonts in quiet mode:
WINEPREFIX=/home/rik/wine-logos/ winetricks -q dotnet472 d3dx9_43 corefonts
WINEPREFIX=/home/rik/wine-logos/ msiexec /i /
Logos7 installer needed from previous Windows install: c:\users\rik\Local Settings\Application Data\Logos5\Data\
What does not
See above: Logos crashes after a few seconds referencing a memory error:
System.AccessViolationException: Attempted to read or write protected memory.
See above: "Full" installer taken from Windows installation location. Bootstrap installer fails to download "full" installer.
What was not tested
Full use of the program was not tested as it will not run long enough without crashing
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Current||Ubuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)||Aug 20 2018||3.14||Yes||Yes||Yes||Bronze||rik-shaw|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jan 24 2018||3.0||No||Not installable||No||Garbage||Justin McCall|