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City of Heroes install issue
Posted 2009-04-24 23:12
I've been trying to get City of heroes to work on Ubuntu with crossover games and this has me stumped. I'm new to linux, so it's probably an obvious issue.

I have downloaded the City of heroes updater file and tried installing it via the crossover games menu, but i get the error:
"Error opening file CohUpdater.tmp
You may be out of disk space or you may be trying to install to a location where you have insufficient permissions."
I have tried running the installer through the command line, and using sudo, but it doesn't output any errors. It isn't a space issue, I have 800gb+, and I have permissions to access the bottle.

Does anyone have any idea what is going wrong?

Posted 2009-04-25 03:15
I seem to have got it working. I changed the wine config settings for the bottle to win 98, and then ran cohupdater.exe from the drive_c/program files folder. It is currently busy downloading the rest of the game, so I'll update this when it's done.
Posted 2009-04-27 15:05
CoX has a native Mac client, you don't need to try to run the Windows version at all.
Caron Wills
Caron Wills
Posted 2009-05-06 13:29
jo Posted:
CoX has a native Mac client, you don't need to try to run the Windows version at all.

Actually, I believe this thread is requesting help for a Linux setup.

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