Warcraft beta updating setup files
Most distributions provide a utility called If direct rendering is not enabled, or if the command is not present, consult your distribution's documentation for instructions on how to get it working.
Distributions which use packages to organize their software may provide .
In general, video on Linux will run more slowly than on Windows, so avoid video cards that only barely meet the minimum system requirements advertised by Blizzard.
NVidia and AMD graphics chipsets have two sets of drivers available: open-source drivers, and closed drivers usually provided by the manufacturer.
This article primarily talks about setting up Wine for running the MS Windows version of World of Warcraft.
Wine also runs on Macintosh computers with x86 CPUs under Mac OS X, but since Blizzard makes a Mac OS X native World of Warcraft client, running it under Wine is unnecessary and even silly.
Blizzard's documentation for configuring your router should work equally well for Linux.
If you don't have an external router, you shouldn't have any issues, but check your distribution's documentation if you do need to reconfigure your local firewall.
This is generally the easiest method to install the game, since it sidesteps issues with swapping discs, and you will generally have to download updates anyway after completing an install from media.Luckily a lot of energy has been put into making the distribution native installation methods available for a large variety of popular distributions.Please see and follow the installation directions for your particular distribution.Wine is a free software application which aims to allow Unix-like operating systems on the x86 architecture to execute programs written for Microsoft Windows.It is not officially supported for World of Warcraft and users have sometimes run afoul of Blizzard Entertainment policies with it.