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Desura No Longer Works It Crashes :(

Used to work now it doesnt, error in post

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GamingPenguin Friday 8 November 2013 at 10:53
GamingPenguinAnonymous

Running wine-1.5.28 desura.exe (Working directory : /home/jon/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/Desura/drive_c/Program Files/Desura)
err:module:load_builtin_dll failed to load .so lib for builtin L"WLDAP32.dll": libldap_r-2.4.so.2: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
err:module:import_dll Loading library WLDAP32.dll (which is needed by L"C:\\Program Files\\Desura\\desura.exe") failed (error c000007a).
err:module:LdrInitializeThunk Main exe initialization for L"C:\\Program Files\\Desura\\desura.exe" failed, status c0000135
petch Friday 8 November 2013 at 12:49
petch
Developer

Try installing the package libldap-2.4-2:i386
GamingPenguin Friday 8 November 2013 at 13:27
GamingPenguinAnonymous

Thankyou that worked the package had a different name on Arch Lniux but yeah thanks it worked :D
booman Friday 8 November 2013 at 18:45
booman

Glad you got it working. What games are you playing in Desura?
Did you know you can bypass Desura all together and just launch the games exe from its game folder?

I'm sure you know there is a Desura Linux client too. But the list of games is quite smaller.

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booman Friday 8 November 2013 at 18:45
booman

sorry, double posted

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