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Information

  • Jagex Launcher 1)
  • 32-bit 2)
  • 2023/07/31: These notes provide native Linux OSRS RuneLite and NXT RuneScape (RS3) game clients
  • If looking to only play OSRS and use the C++ client, see C++ notes

Prerequisites

Install

Jagex Launcher

  • This needs installed on a Windows machine first, and then the Jagex Launcher folder in Program Files can be copied as-is to the Wine prefix
  • Google Drive link to a clean Jagex Launcher folder
mkdir -p ~/'.wine' && WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' WINEARCH='win32' wineboot && sync
gio open ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files'

Official Installer

  • 2023/06/12: The launcher nor any GUI appeared even with a virtual desktop
  • If the installer ever works, the above Jagex Launcher folder copy stuff above can be ignored
mkdir -p ~/'.wine' && wget 'https://cdn.jagex.com/Jagex%20Launcher%20Installer.exe' -O ~/'Downloads/Jagex Launcher Installer.exe' && WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' WINEARCH='win32' wine ~/'Downloads/Jagex Launcher Installer.exe'

Old School RuneScape

RuneLite

AppImage

  • Expects RuneLite.AppImage in ~/Downloads
gio open 'https://runelite.net/'
mkdir -p ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/users/'$USER'/AppData/Local/RuneLite' && mv --force ~/'Downloads/RuneLite.AppImage' ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/users/'$USER'/AppData/Local/RuneLite' && chmod +x ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/users/'$USER'/AppData/Local/RuneLite/RuneLite.AppImage' && sync

Launch Script

nano ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/users/'$USER'/AppData/Local/RuneLite/RuneLite.sh' && chmod +x ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/users/'$USER'/AppData/Local/RuneLite/RuneLite.sh' && ln --symbolic --force ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/users/'$USER'/AppData/Local/RuneLite/RuneLite.sh' ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/users/'$USER'/AppData/Local/RuneLite/RuneLite.exe'
#!/bin/bash
cd "${0%/*}"

export MESA_SHADER_CACHE_DIR=~/'.runelite'

./RuneLite.AppImage --disable-telemetry --J=-XX:+UseConcMarkSweepGC

# End

Install

WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' wine reg add 'HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\RuneLite Launcher_is1' /v 'InstallLocation' /t 'REG_SZ' /d 'C:\users\'$USER'\AppData\Local\RuneLite\' /f

Launch

  • Update launcher if prompted, log-in, select OSRS → RuneLite → Play
cd ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher' && WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' wine ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/JagexLauncher.exe' --disable-gpu --disable-software-rasterizer

RuneScape

Jagex Launcher

  • Update launcher if prompted, log-in, select RuneScape → Install
cd ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher' && WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' wine ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/JagexLauncher.exe' --disable-gpu --disable-software-rasterizer

Launch Script

ln --backup --symbolic --force ~/'Jagex/updater/runescape-launcher' ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/Games/RuneScape/RuneScape.exe'

Desktop Launcher

mkdir -p ~/'.local/share/applications/wine/Programs/Jagex' && nano ~/'.local/share/applications/wine/Programs/Jagex/Jagex Launcher.desktop' && sed -i 's/'CHANGEME'/'$USER'/g' ~/'.local/share/applications/wine/Programs/Jagex/Jagex Launcher.desktop'
[Desktop Entry]
Name=Jagex Launcher
Comment=The Jagex Launcher allows you to access Jagex games seamlessly and securely, all in one place and with the safety and convenience of a single login.
Categories=Game
Exec=env WINEPREFIX='/home/CHANGEME/.wine/Jagex Launcher' wine '/home/CHANGEME/.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/JagexLauncher.exe' --disable-gpu --disable-software-rasterizer
#Exec=env WINEPREFIX='/home/CHANGEME/.wine/Jagex Launcher' wine explorer /desktop='Jagex-Launcher','1440x900' '/home/CHANGEME/.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/JagexLauncher.exe' --disable-gpu --disable-software-rasterizer
Type=Application
StartupNotify=true
Path=/home/CHANGEME/.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher
Icon=TODO.0
Actions=Kill;

[Desktop Action Kill]
Exec=env WINEPREFIX='/home/CHANGEME/.wine/Jagex Launcher' wineserver --kill
Name=Force-close

Quick Commands

Winecfg

WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' winecfg

Winetricks

WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' winetricks

Registry Editor

WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' regedit

Kill

WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' wineserver --kill

Execute

Jagex Launcher

cd ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher' && 
WINEDEBUG=''
WINEPREFIX=~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher' wine ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/JagexLauncher.exe'
--disable-gpu --disable-software-rasterizer
--single-process

File Manager

Jagex Launcher

gio open ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/'

Old School RuneScape

Java

gio open ~/'.wine/Jagex Launcher/drive_c/Program Files/Jagex Launcher/Games/Old School RuneScape/linux/'

RuneLite

gio open ~/'.runelite/'

RuneScape

gio open ~/'Jagex/'
2)
the launcher is 32-bit but games are native arch
/var/www/wiki/data/pages/games/wine/jagex_launcher.txt · Last modified: 2023/07/31 17:04 by 127.0.0.1