On 24 April 2010 16:14, Per Jessen <p...@computer.org> wrote:
> Ashley Sheridan wrote:
> >> Is there an actual WoW client for Linux or you run in Wine like
> >> environment?
> >> Thanks,
> >> Tommy
> > I run it under Wine. Wine has come a long way since my first
> > encounters with it a few years back and run a surprising amount of
> > Windows-based software.
> Doesn't WoW need DirectX and all that? I have some old Windows games
> (Diablo, Alpha Centauri, Railroad Tycoon, Wolfenstein) I'd love to play
> under Wine, but so far I've not managed to make them work.
The best way to run old games is via DOSBox. http://www.dosbox.com/ If you
have an Intel machine it should run pretty well (at least the latest version
will; some repos still have the old 0.65 version which is significantly