Stickman on Linux
I recently got a new laptop at work. I decided to take the plunge and
Ubuntu Linux on it instead of the standard Windows XP.
Everything went pretty
well until the next time I wanted to play...
uh, I mean, WORK on a little
animation project using Stickman! It
doesn't run under Linux.
installed WINE (a Windows emulator). I tried installing Stickman
but got the
message that I needed .NET. So I installed .NET. Then I
again. With trembling hands, I clicked the Stickman
icon. I got an hour
glass! Then, nothing.
As a last resort, I read the documentation. There
tucked away on the
third or fourth page of the WINE documentation was a not
applications just didn't work under WINE. I was stumped.
to be outdone, I found a Windows XP CD and fired up a program
This program allows you to emulate a virtual machine on
top of Linux (or
Windows for that matter). I installed Windows, .NET
and Stickman in my little
virtual machine and *poof*! I had Stickman
couldn't do without it.
Thanks for your hard work (daily, apparently!) in
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