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currently im trying to get a p2p downloader that will work for Kubunta but im having trouble doing that, and then i wanna install World of warcraft but dont know where to get wine.
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Please i need help thanks!!!

BUMP!!!!!!!!!!!
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Use Limewire and compile it yourself from CVS.
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how exactly do i do that though?
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When using Linux, Google is your friend.

http://www.limewire.org/
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post #7 of 10
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ahh k hopefully i can solve these issues cause yeah i switch to linux to day after being bombarded with spyware adware and trojans today on windows.
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Linux is amazing, The only problem I have is it is complicated with a lot less software to use than windows but can be worth it
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post #9 of 10
get Wine from:
http://www.winehq.com/site/download

I just downloaded it yesterday, and I am downloading CS:S through Steam as we speak

Supposedly Wine works pretty decent with CS:S, but I had an issue with my Fonts and Steam... just had to copy a file off my mounted Windows partition and paste it into Wine's fonts =)

Anyways, you can download Wine there. Also, you can check their Application Database for support and other info on what apps you want to run. Link to Apps Database:
http://appdb.winehq.org/

I just installed Fedora Core 5 the other day, and I'm going to try and start using it primarily now. I'm almost forcing myself into it by making my boot loader boot Linux unless I tell it otherwise. Hopefully that will help me learn...
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get Wine from:
http://www.winehq.com/site/download

I just downloaded it yesterday, and I am downloading CS:S through Steam as we speak

Supposedly Wine works pretty decent with CS:S, but I had an issue with my Fonts and Steam... just had to copy a file off my mounted Windows partition and paste it into Wine's fonts =)

Anyways, you can download Wine there. Also, you can check their Application Database for support and other info on what apps you want to run. Link to Apps Database:
http://appdb.winehq.org/

I just installed Fedora Core 5 the other day, and I'm going to try and start using it primarily now. I'm almost forcing myself into it by making my boot loader boot Linux unless I tell it otherwise. Hopefully that will help me learn...

Let me know how you go. Some people get CS working through steam fine. And some dont get it working well or at all. Lets see how you go.
    
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