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Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Hedon in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the Moddb demo version of Hedon. Other versions may require additional steps.
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Mint 18.3 64-bit
Wine: 3.3 64-bit
Select "Manage Wine Versions"
Click Tab: Wine Versions (amd64)
Look for the Wine Version: 3.3
Click the arrow pointing to the right
Wine 3.3 64-bit is installed and you can close this window
Go to: http://www.moddb.com/mods/hedon/downloads/hedon-05a-final-open-alpha
Save to your desktop
Click "Install a non-listed program"
Select "Install a program in a new virtual drive"
Name the virtual drive: hedon
Check all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine 3.3
Select "64 bits windows installation"
Windows version: windows 7
Check "Automatically capture the mouse in full-screen windows"
PlayOnLinux Packages (DLLs, Libraries, Components)
Check the following:
Click Cancel on the "Browse" screen
Open Hedon_0.4.a.zip with Archive Manager
Navigate to:Click ExtractCode:/home/username/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/hedon/drive_c/Program Files
Back to PlayOnLinux
Select "Hedon" on the left side
Click "Make a new shortcut from this virtual drive"
Select "GZDoom - Launch Hedon.exe"
Name the shortcut: Hedon
Click "I don't want to make another shortcut"
Back to Configure
Wine version: 3.3
Note: Click the + to download other versions of Wine. Click the down-arrow to select other versions of Wine
Video memory size: Enter the amount of memory your video card/chip uses
Note: Click debug to see errors and bugs
Set Video Mode
- Aspect Ratio
- Forced ratio style
- Resolution Scale
- Scale Factor
GZDoom engine should run easily in Wine on just about any computer. Hedon played perfectly in 1920x1080 resolution and performance was smooth. No issues, no bugs.