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A little about me
I discovered Linux in 1994 and was a dedicated user by 1996. Windows games were appealing but Windows 95 stability was a complete turned off. By the time XP came out, it was too late for me to consider switching. The first game that worked for me on Wine was Steel Panthers: World at War in 2004. From 2013 to 2016, I played iRacing on Wine but stopped because of the high cost and Wine's poor support for 64bit and DX11 at the time. I discovered the Close Combat series recently (only 20 years late!) which work very well on Wine. Steam on Linux is fantastic, but so few of the games appeal to me, unfortunately.
Computer info for tomlowshang
  • Distribution: Debian Debian
  • Desktop Environment: Window Manager Only
  • Distribution Architecture: 64bit
  • Do you dual-boot with a different operating system? No
  • When was the last time you used Steam Play to play a Windows game? In the last month
  • When was the last time you used Wine to play a Windows game? In the last month
  • RAM: 32GB
  • CPU Vendor: AMD
  • CPU Model: FX8150
  • GPU Vendor: AMD
  • GPU Model: Radeon HD 6970
  • GPU Driver: Open Source
  • Monitors: 2
  • Resolution: 1920x1080
  • Main gaming machine: Desktop
  • Gamepad: None
  • PC VR headset: No plan to get one
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