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Computer Illiterate users/newbies.

Post by kr0n05 » 24 Sep 2007, 22:27

I think it would be a good idea to supply a .package file for those players who are illterate or newbies in Linux. It would greatly help those who can't compile on Linux.
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Post by blueberry » 24 Sep 2007, 22:59

I think it would be a good idea to supply a .package file for those players who are illterate or newbies in Linux. It would greatly help those who can't compile on Linux.
I dont think so - because theres already a windows package(illiterate ppl would surely use windows) and for linux newbies there are enough sources to get the game; btw Ubuntu 7.10, Debian Sid, Fedora Core have already packages for their systems available.

And...if youre starting with linux setting up the game from source would be a good expierence anyways - and i bet you second me, its not hard todo :)

For those who cant doit id suggest to get rich with the Microsoft Hit Wizard:

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Post by kr0n05 » 24 Sep 2007, 23:22

blueberry wrote:
I think it would be a good idea to supply a .package file for those players who are illterate or newbies in Linux. It would greatly help those who can't compile on Linux.
I dont think so - because theres already a windows package(illiterate ppl would surely use windows) and for linux newbies there are enough sources to get the game; btw Ubuntu 7.0.4, Debian Sid, Fedora Core have already packages for their systems available.

And...if youre starting with linux setting up the game from source would be a good expierence anyways - and i bet you second me, its not hard todo :)

For those who cant doit id suggest to get rich with the Microsoft Hit Wizard:

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I used ubuntu for a long time. There is no guichan or tmw package.
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Post by blueberry » 24 Sep 2007, 23:30

Dont u think quoting my whole post is useless?

btw: You were ALMOST right: There is a TMW - Package in Ubuntu Gutsy:

http://packages.ubuntu.com/gutsy/games/tmw
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Post by kr0n05 » 24 Sep 2007, 23:45

Forget openSuSE im going back to Ubuntu. :)
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Post by ElvenProgrammer » 25 Sep 2007, 08:43

I have TMW running on both OpenSUSE and Ubuntu, of course compiled by source and I'm a complete linux noob.
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