Unity3D outdated again?

Asked by Seta on 2015-05-03

I did the update and firefox commands multiple times and still am stuck at

[install-dependency] ERROR: Downloading of wine-unity3d-installer failed multiple times. Please check:

It just wont install. (Similiar to the situation that happened X times before on here) Is there probably also a manual download procedure? Like i just download it and place it somewhere?

Thanks.

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2015-05-03
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2015-05-08
Michael Müller (mqchael) said : #1

The problem is that Unity3D simply replaces the file on the server and does not provide files with the version as part of the filename/directory. It wouldn't help to put the downloaded file at one of the predefined locations unless you got the old version. Instead you need to do the following:

Open the file /usr/share/pipelight/install-dependency with root rights and go to the end of the file. You will see a list of plugins, their download urls and checksums. For Unity3d the code looks like:

-------
wine-unity3d-installer)
 INS=(install_unity3d)
 URL="http://webplayer.unity3d.com/download_webplayer-3.x/UnityWebPlayer.exe"
 SHA="3c092294550d8e16c866ec1b9d3215d1a3b6dbc313bdaaf82aadabe304e9a654"
 ;;
----------

You need to download the file and calculate the checksum:
wget -O- http://webplayer.unity3d.com/download_webplayer-3.x/UnityWebPlayer.exe | sha256sum

You will now get the checksum as last line:
3c092294550d8e16c866ec1b9d3215d1a3b6dbc313bdaaf82aadabe304e9a654 -

Replace the checksum in the SHA line and save the file.

Now run sudo pipelight-plugin --create-mozilla-plugins and it should work. You need to be aware that sudo pipelight-plugin --update will fetch a new version of this file and therefore revert your changes.

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