The game can be installed if the _issetup.exe file is ran. If the setup.exe file is ran it tries to install directx 3.
What does not
The main game. It starts giving the warning that you may have to run it at 256 colors, which is the usual. Then it proceeds to throw an error message: "EnumDisplayModes Failed"
What was not tested
Anything after the initial load of the game.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Fedora 24 x86_64||Oct 27 2016||1.9.20||Yes||Yes||Gold||Frederik Hertzum|
|Show||Fedora 21 x86_64||Apr 24 2015||1.7.41||Yes||Yes||Gold||Frederik Hertzum|
|Show||Fedora 21 x86_64||Apr 24 2015||1.7.41||Yes||Yes||Garbage||Frederik Hertzum|
|Show||Ubuntu 12.10 "Quantal" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||May 26 2013||1.4.1||Yes||Yes||Gold||an anonymous user|
|Show||Fedora 16 x86||Nov 20 2011||1.3.29||Yes||Yes||Garbage||Frederik Hertzum|
Run the _issetup.exe file to install.
After running through that edit the registry as follows:
"Find the registry key:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SOFTWARE/HDI/Emperor of the Fading Suns/1.0
and create a new String value called CDROM with data value "
E.g: "E:\" "
More direct instructions:
Go to that registry location, on the right hand window right click and under the 'new' option pick "String Value" and then type in:
Once thats done double click on the CDROM value you just made and enter the letter of your CD drive in quotes, so if it's drive D enter: