Originally Posted by 911medic
I was just looking at the Cedega site a little more thoroughly and realized you have to pay to subscribe to it.
Wife: Why are you paying for this?
911medic: Because you have to, to play these games on this OS.
Wife: Don't they work just fine on Windows?
911medic: Ummm...yeah, but...
[walks away, not to be seen naked again by 911medic for at least 2 weeks]
Please allow me to help your wife become unclothed:
The rule of GPL/OpenSource is that the source code must be accessible or distributable to adhere to the license. With Cedega you are paying for the 'deb' files and basically 'support'. You can compile it yourself from source and still remain 100% legal, thus avoiding the cost of purchasing Cedega.
Here's a step-by-step walkthrough: