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by WhyNotHugo
Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:50 am
Forum: Website Issues
Topic: AppDB, and the test submission section
Replies: 9
Views: 2816

Re: AppDB, and the test submission section

In this particular case, the game did not work flawlessly, unless extra steps were taken. In this case, mscorefonts are required. This is usually installed by running "winetricks mscorefonts", but in this scenario, the user installed the exact same package via his distribution's package manager. Thi...
by WhyNotHugo
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:31 pm
Forum: macOS
Topic: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start
Replies: 22
Views: 12150

Re: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start

Got it to work here too! export WINEPREFIX=~/wine/prefixes/billions export WINEARCH=win32 winecfg # Set windows to XP # Set a virtual desktop (no sure if necesary) winetricks steam # Install the game via Steam winetricks -q vcrun2017 dotnet40 gdiplus # Find SlimDXRuntime.msi: wine msiexec /i $(find ...
by WhyNotHugo
Fri Jan 05, 2018 7:05 pm
Forum: macOS
Topic: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start
Replies: 22
Views: 12150

Re: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start

use a clean 32-bit wineprefix This made a huge difference for me. Using a 32-bit prefix (set WINEARCH=win32) made mscoree.dll have the expected size (291K), which is consistent with Esuri's results (not sure if he forgot to mention it, or it actully worked without using 32-bit for him, either way, ...
by WhyNotHugo
Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: macOS
Topic: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start
Replies: 22
Views: 12150

Re: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start

Downloading from the link there requires a payment (just about the same amount which the game costs, which is kinda crazy). What's so special about that .Net package? Isn't it available elsewhere? My bad, I was being stupid and trying to download the whole thing, I just needed two files. Sorry for ...
by WhyNotHugo
Tue Jan 02, 2018 4:57 pm
Forum: macOS
Topic: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start
Replies: 22
Views: 12150

Re: Trying to run "They are billions" but crashes on start

2) Copy game and required distributed installations to your wine virtual drive You can find Slim .NET packages here: http://repacks.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=7 4.0 version should be in folder "old". Downloading from the link there requires a payment (just about the same amount which the game costs,...