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Issues with POL on Ubuntu 12.04 64 bits

Can't install anything.

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The_Loko Samedi 28 Avril 2012 à 12:35
The_LokoAnonymous

I have been using POL in older versions of Ubuntu of 64bits, but now when trying to install a game, I can't install some Windows components, like .net 2.0 or Visual C++, it says that there aren't compatible with 64-bit systems. I installed them when I was using Ubuntu 11.10 64-bits and played these games that i'm trying to install now without problems. 

Also, I have the same problem with Winetricks.

I have tried with POL 4.0.14 and 4.0.17, and I have wine 1.4. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 64-bits with Gnome-Shell.

What can I do? Thanks

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Quentin PÂRIS Samedi 28 Avril 2012 à 12:58
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

Try POL 4.0.18 (git for the moment)
The_Loko Samedi 28 Avril 2012 à 13:23
The_LokoAnonymous

I don't know how to install it :S. What I have to do after this? git clone https://github.com/PlayOnLinux/POL-POM-4
Also I have tried with Wine 1.5 and got the same problem.
dlambert Dimanche 29 Avril 2012 à 21:50
dlambert

I might try this, running into similar issues.

I'm an 18 year old kid with passions for Linux, computers, and Gaming!
The_Loko Jeudi 3 Mai 2012 à 19:08
The_LokoAnonymous

Everyone have this problem with 64-bit, In linux mint I don't have this problem; so it's a Ubuntu 12.04 bug.

EDIT: I have found the solution! The default Wine installed in Ubuntu is 64-bits version. We have to remove out ~/.wine folder and then change our installation to 32 bits: WINEARCH=win32 WINEPREFIX=~/.wine winecfg

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filthian Mardi 8 Mai 2012 à 18:38
filthianAnonymous

hi everyone...i also just upgraded to ubuntu 12.04....

i run a 3D modeling/posing app. under P.O.L....and it worked great under ubuntu 10.04 / P.O.L

when running app. under P.O.L. -[daz studio 4 pro -which uses packages=vcrun2005/vcrun2010/gecko/default MS-Windows fonts]- after update to 12.04 - 3D graphics seemed to bug out and not function ...leaving me with no viewport for the application...just a frozen view of my desktop and whats in the background = this is on a prefix created in ubuntu 10.04 and trying to be utilized in the 12.04 environment

so i tried to create a new virtual drive for a fresh install of this app.

during the creation of a new virtual drive...P.O.L. says "wine seems to have crashed"

if i ignore nothing happens until i get threw to "next" buttons ...and i don't beleive the virtual drive is fully set up ...also after installing an app. gets the same pop up message "wine seems to have crashed"

any luck here

thanks in advance
Quentin PÂRIS Mardi 8 Mai 2012 à 19:02
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

It's fixed in 4.0.19-dev
Quentin PÂRIS Mardi 8 Mai 2012 à 19:02
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

(btw. It's an ubuntu related bug, not a POL wine. Their wine packages are broken)
filthian Mardi 8 Mai 2012 à 19:38
filthianAnonymous

hi thanks for the quick reply....

not to be a noob...but iam ... how would i acquire/install the 4.0.19 ver.

im using 4.0.18 ver..

i tried sudo apt-get update/upgrade/etc...nothing changed...i am not a developer or anything...just a user
Quentin PÂRIS Mardi 8 Mai 2012 à 20:08
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

You have to wait for the official release.
filthian Mardi 8 Mai 2012 à 20:10
filthianAnonymous

ok...thank you...

is the a general ETA on the new release...?
Quentin PÂRIS Mardi 8 Mai 2012 à 20:17
Quentin PÂRIS
Admin

Nope, sorry