You need to have python 2.7 and curl installed. Download 'Dolmades' from GitHub:
curl -L -o dolmades.tgz https://github.com/dolmades/dolmades-cli/archive/v1.0.tar.gz
tar -xzf dolmades.tgz
For this to work you need to be registered at GOG. They offer some items for free so you can run this example without purchasing a game. If you have not done so already obtain now the free item "Flight of the Amazon Queen" and check that it is shown in your personal game collection.
Initially we will retrieve the GOG account information:
-u parameter tells
goglizer to retrieve
the dolmades runtime container and your personal game list.
At first, you will be asked to authorize using your GOG account. Since
two-factor-authentication is mandatory you will need to check your email
and enter the code that GOG sends to you. This needs to be done only
After that, the authorization credentials are being stored in your home
directory for subsequent use.
Finally a list of your games is being shown:
Found dolmade repo under /home/stefan/.dolmades/repo Pulling dolmades runtime container... da4bf27d-3bf2-3436-916a-e1bc83098523 done Fetching detailed info about games from GOG... Retrieving detailed linux game list... Getting game names (1/1) 48 / 48 Getting game info 26 / 26 Retrieving detailed linux/windows game list... Getting game names (1/1) 48 / 48 Getting game info 48 / 48 Retrieving detailed windows game list... Getting game names (1/1) 48 / 48 Getting game info 48 / 48 done! Windows games available on this account which have no linux installer available broken_sword_3__the_sleeping_dragon ...
Now choose a game of your liking and instruct
goglizer to download the ingredients and create a corresponding dolmade file using the
This will download all ingredients and prepare a Dolmadefile for installation. Now the dolmade can be installed:
Some GOG installers display error messages at the final stage of installation. Those can be ignored, the installation will succeed anyways. Now you will find a clickable icon on your desktop :)