Although not normally used, you can also using Google Earth Pro for Windows on Linux via WINE default 64-bit Wineprefix.
Again, you normally just natively run on Linux Google Earth Pro 7.3 directly on Linux without WINE.
Google Earth Pro via WINE
You may want to consider WINE 2.x or just use the native Linux Google Earth install) if you’re having issues.
- Download Google Earth Pro Windows installer
- Setup a WINE environment for Windows 7 (the earliest version of Windows supported for Google Earth 7.3).
Install WINE prereqs
Install Google Earth Pro
If the main menu shortcut doesn’t start Google Earth
~/.wine/drive_c/Program Files (x86)/Google/Google Earth Pro/client/googleearth.exe
and you should find that Google Earth opens and everything works, including searches and atmospheric effects.
if the Terminal worked but the shortcut didn’t
create a script on
$PATH containing the
~/.wine/... command above.