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  • Where to buy SMAC for Linux?

    Can anyone help me find Planetary pack for Linux please?

    I found this site but it was sold out

    http://www.ixsoft.de/

    Also this

    http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/tg...games&n=507846

    $129.94 !!!

    grmbl

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    Dire Penguin,

    $129.94???? I was searching today and amazon was offereing it at $49 ish IIRC for Linux.

    I am in the process of evaluating some linux flavors and would also like to know where to get a cheap copy of my all time favorite game for use with Linux.

    I suppose Wine doesn't work with SMAC.
    "Just puttin on the foil" - Jeff Hanson

    “In a democracy, I realize you don’t need to talk to the top leader to know how the country feels. When I go to a dictatorship, I only have to talk to one person and that’s the dictator, because he speaks for all the people.” - Jimmy Carter

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    • #3
      Ok, I did another search at the Amazon pages. I searched for "loki games" instead of "alpha centauri linux". And I found a used copy at Amazon.co.uk for £20 ! It's on the way.

      I suppose Wine doesn't work with SMAC.


      I have never tried it myself, but I heard it's too buggy.

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      • #4
        I am in the process of evaluating some linux flavors
        You scare me.

        -Jam
        1) The crappy metaspam is an affront to the true manner of the artform. - Dauphin
        That's like trying to overninja a ninja when you aren't a mammal. CAN'T BE DONE. - Kassi on doublecrossing Ljube-ljcvetko
        Check out the ALL NEW Galactic Overlord Website for v2.0 and the Napoleonic Overlord Website or even the Galactic Captians Website Thanks Geocities!
        Taht 'ventisular link be woo to clyck.

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        • #5
          Make sure you try Gentoo Linux.

          It's the least newbie friendly distro though. Mainly because of the complex and time consuming install process. But the forum is great(forums.gentoo.org), and you will probably find answers to most question you will have.

          Good, soon I don't have to boot into Windows to play SMAC, I have been getting these strange rashes latetly.......

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