Linux-Friendly Clones

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Linux-Friendly Clones

Postby wylx » Wed Jul 31, 2013 9:43 pm

Are there any versions of clones that are linux-friendly? I've tried downloading both Arbiter and MSX onto my Ubuntu and neither work.
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Re: Linux-Friendly Clones

Postby qqwref » Thu Aug 01, 2013 4:32 pm

FreeSweeper (viewtopic.php?f=26&t=184) runs on Linux, but it's unfortunately not official yet. As far as I know no official version runs on anything but Windows.
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Re: Linux-Friendly Clones

Postby Tommy » Thu Aug 01, 2013 7:30 pm

ViennaSweeper runs on wine, so does Arbiter, iirc. I'm not sure about MSX.
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Re: Linux-Friendly Clones

Postby EWQMinesweeper » Thu Aug 01, 2013 8:18 pm

are there any experienced sweepers who have some free time on their hands and are willing to define a procedure for accepting a new clone and a list of requirements for a clone to be accepted as an official verison? now that clone is gone there might be room for freesweeper to take clone's place.
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Re: Linux-Friendly Clones

Postby Tommy » Thu Aug 01, 2013 8:50 pm

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Re: Linux-Friendly Clones

Postby holginanda » Sun Mar 23, 2014 11:42 am

Hey there,

had somebody developed a official version for ununtu yet?

Thanks!

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Re: Linux-Friendly Clones

Postby CBright » Mon Mar 24, 2014 10:15 pm

MSX runs under wine once you install the VB6 runtimes:

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winetricks vb6run
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