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    Angry Run windows games on Ubuntu !!!

    How do I can run windows games on Ubuntu ?
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    vmware 6.5 beta has 3d aceleration and directX9 support.
    Might wanna give that a try.

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    WINE works great (often even better) with the games that have OpenGl support (mostly games that work in Windows and Mac, and not Windows only. Ex: World of Warcraft)

    You can download and install wine by clicking on the link below:
    apt://wine

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    Re: Run windows games on Ubuntu !!!

    Quote Originally Posted by cristo-father View Post
    vmware 6.5 beta has 3d aceleration and directX9 support.
    Might wanna give that a try.
    Interesting.

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    Re: Run windows games on Ubuntu !!!

    Quote Originally Posted by cristo-father View Post
    vmware 6.5 beta has 3d aceleration and directX9 support.
    Might wanna give that a try.
    I will try it for sure.It will be better than wine for sure if it works correctly.Tho it will need a lot of ram

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vampiree View Post
    How do I can run windows games on Ubuntu ?
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