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by Bladeforce
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: 32 bit game Italian Job doesn't work on Wine on 64 bit Mint
Replies: 8
Views: 1236

Re: 32 bit game Italian Job doesn't work on Wine on 64 bit Mint

This game demands a 16 bit color display to run. After installing i can run this game with the command "xinit /usr/share/playonlinux/playonlinux --run "Italian Job" %F -- :1 -ac -depth 16" you will need to change "Italian Job" with whatever you called your playonlinux prefix when installing the game...
by Bladeforce
Fri Feb 24, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: what games can be played ?
Replies: 10
Views: 9847

Re: what games can be played ?

I'm a nerd collector when it comes to video games, here's a list of games i have working in wine (with wine engine used in playonlinux) and dosbox: 1nsane - 1.4.1 3D Mark 06 - 1.7.2 3D Mark 2000 - 1.5.0 3D Ultra Pinball Nascar - 1.5.0 3D Ultra Pinball - 1.5.0 5th Element - 1.5.0 AI Wars - 1.5.0 Act ...
by Bladeforce
Fri Feb 24, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Diablo on Mint
Replies: 16
Views: 3940

Re: Diablo on Mint

Diablo DOES work on wine. I use playonlinux with engine 1.5.0 and it works fine after working around the black menu which is pretty simple
by Bladeforce
Sat Aug 27, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: NullDC doesn't work on Wine (a Sega dreamcast emulator)
Replies: 3
Views: 1789

Re: NullDC doesn't work on Wine (a Sega dreamcast emulator)

Reicast works in Linux. I have it running fine either compiling the emulator or through retroarch

https://github.com/reicast/reicast-emulator

PPA

https://launchpad.net/~libretro/+archiv ... &start=225
by Bladeforce
Sun Feb 28, 2016 7:05 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Renaming files using prename
Replies: 4
Views: 525

Re: Renaming files using prename

Thanks, I'd much prefer to use the terminal than a GUI based program.

I cant seem to find a general variable to specifically say one like %F even leaving it blank it wants to rename all the files even after selecting one
by Bladeforce
Sat Feb 27, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: Renaming files using prename
Replies: 4
Views: 525

Renaming files using prename

Hi, I was hoping someone could help me. I'm using Linuxmint KDE I rename multiple files to upper and lower case by adding a service menu to dolphin and using these commands prename tr/A-Z/a-z/ * (For Converting to lower case) and prename tr/a-z/A-Z/ * (For converting to upper case) Now these work fi...
by Bladeforce
Mon Feb 08, 2016 8:19 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Emulators on Mint?
Replies: 42
Views: 16922

Re: Emulators on Mint?

mupen64plus-qt? worth a try..

https://github.com/dh4/mupen64plus-qt
by Bladeforce
Sat Jan 30, 2016 6:09 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Emulators on Mint?
Replies: 42
Views: 16922

Re: Emulators on Mint?

Email the ppa owner about it so to add support
by Bladeforce
Wed Jan 27, 2016 9:23 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Emulators on Mint?
Replies: 42
Views: 16922

Re: Emulators on Mint?

i just use this ppa

https://launchpad.net/~gregory-hainaut/ ... ficial.ppa

works fine in LM 17.3 KDE
by Bladeforce
Wed Jan 20, 2016 4:26 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Cant install dolphin Emulator
Replies: 2
Views: 1713

Re: Cant install dolphin Emulator

Sorted this by adding the ppa

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-toolchain-r/test

and updating
by Bladeforce
Sun Jan 17, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Cant install dolphin Emulator
Replies: 2
Views: 1713

Cant install dolphin Emulator

Hi, having previously nearly borked my system dependencies by "updating" libstdc++6 to version 4.9 but having fixed that problem i now cant install the Dolphin Emulator at all The website says i need to enable the ppa thus: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:dolphin-emu/ppa sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get...
by Bladeforce
Sat Jan 16, 2016 9:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!
Replies: 6
Views: 1838

Re: libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!

Just sorted this with the help of another thread from the past: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?t=189358&p=980729 For completeness sake i shall blatantly copy and paste the solution here: 1) changing: lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 12 Oct 24 09:54 /usr/share/doc/libstdc++6 -> gcc-4.9-base to lrwxr...
by Bladeforce
Sat Jan 16, 2016 8:44 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!
Replies: 6
Views: 1838

Re: libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!

thanks, trying the first command gives me this: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done libstdc++6:i386 is already the newest version. The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required: libminiupnpc9 libpolarssl5 libsoil1 ...
by Bladeforce
Sat Jan 16, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!
Replies: 6
Views: 1838

Re: libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!

this is my output: libstdc++6: Installed: 4.9.2-0ubuntu1~14.04 Candidate: 4.9.2-0ubuntu1~14.04 Version table: *** 4.9.2-0ubuntu1~14.04 0 100 /var/lib/dpkg/status 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04 0 500 http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ trusty-updates/main amd64 Packages 4.8.2-19ubuntu1 0 500 http://archive.ubunt...
by Bladeforce
Sat Jan 16, 2016 8:01 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!
Replies: 6
Views: 1838

libstdcc++6 Dependency hell!

Hi i somehow seem to have got myself with a problem I have libstdcc++6:i386 version: 4.8.4-2ubuntu1~14.04 and libstdcc++ 6 version: 4.9.2-0ubuntu1~14.04 Ive tried the normal fix broken packages but errors out this leads to broken dependencies as they are different versions. Now after trying to force...
by Bladeforce
Sun Jan 03, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Roller Coaster Tycoon 2: Access Violation
Replies: 2
Views: 830

Re: Roller Coaster Tycoon 2: Access Violation

I have the cd version of this game and it runs flawlessly using POL and wine version 1.4.1
by Bladeforce
Fri Jan 01, 2016 7:46 am
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Emulators on Mint?
Replies: 42
Views: 16922

Re: Emulators on Mint?

Here's a totally personal opinion on emulators i use Dreamcast: Reicast Emulator works great and WIP https://github.com/reicast/reicast-emulator 3DO: Freedo / 4DO (Wine) / Phoenix3DO (Russian Only) Amiga: FS-UAE / WinUAE (Wine) Atari 800: atari800 / Altirra (Wine) PSX: ePSXe / PCSX / mednafen PS2: P...
by Bladeforce
Tue Dec 08, 2015 3:35 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Halo 2 PC on Linux Mint?
Replies: 10
Views: 3308

Re: Halo 2 PC on Linux Mint?

The wine database is your friend. For starters i would use the latest wine version too

https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager. ... n&iId=8117
by Bladeforce
Sat Nov 21, 2015 8:09 pm
Forum: Gaming on Linux Mint
Topic: Lag on PCSXR emulator (plugin/settings issue?)
Replies: 1
Views: 1381

Re: Lag on PCSXR emulator (plugin/settings issue?)

Personally ive never had problems using pcsxe like you have using the standard plugins but for PSX emulation i use epsxe
by Bladeforce
Sun Nov 15, 2015 8:10 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: What do I do with .mdf and .mds files in Mint 11?
Replies: 13
Views: 3140

Re: What do I do with .mdf and .mds files in Mint 11?

I know this is a way old thread but remember mdf supports multi track images as used by older games from the late 90's , iso DOES NOT so if you convert mdf to iso you will lose cd audio

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