How to install Firealpaca on a Chromebook


Today we are looking at how to install Firealpaca, a free digital painting application,  on a Chromebook.  Please follow the video/audio guide as a tutorial where we explain the process step by step and use the commands below.

If you have any questions, please contact us via a YouTube comment and we would be happy to assist you!

This tutorial will only work on Chromebooks with an Intel or AMD CPU (with Linux Apps Support) and not those with an ARM64 architecture CPU.

Commands Used:
1) sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
2) wget -nc https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/winehq.key
3) sudo apt-key add winehq.key
4) echo "deb https://dl.winehq.org/wine-builds/debian/ buster main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/wine.list
5) echo "deb https://download.opensuse.org/repositories/Emulators:/Wine:/Debian/Debian_10 ./" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/wine.list
6) sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys DFA175A75104960E
7) sudo apt update
8) sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable
9) winecfg
10) wget https://www.portalgraphics.net/firealpaca/bin/FireAlpaca64_setup_2_3_10.exe
11) wine FireAlpaca64_setup_2_3_10.exe
12) wine .wine/drive_c/Program\ Files/FireAlpaca/FireAlpaca64/FireAlpaca20/FireAlpaca.exe

Google Doc used in the tutorial

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