Alright so the game works fine with the latest Proton version, but I can't seem to find my journals anywhere.
I like to save my progress on EDSM, being a part of DW2 and all that, so that's a real bummer for me. I've found some files called NetLog.XXXXXXXXXX.XX.log (with X being...
After a multi-night hair pulling blitz, I'm happy to report that I now have Elite running on Ubuntu Linux 18.04.2 under Steam with RedMcG's Proton build. My system specs:
Intel i7 5770 @4GHz
MSI Gaming MB
Nvidia GTX 1050Ti
32GB DDR3 1600 RAM
500GB Samsung EVO 650 SSD
Ubuntu 18.04.2 Minimal...
To setup Wine for playing ED under Linux see GitHub Wiki https://github.com/redmcg/wine/wiki/Wine - please use this, and provide feedback and updates to this wiki page to collate information about running ED under Linux.
I'd like to start YET ANOTHER thread asking.. Who here has already pledged for Elite: Dangerous, and would consider upping their pledge on the chances there'll be a Linux version? (I fall into this category.)
Who here would actually *considering* pleding if there was a chance of someday...