Problem

‘The game has crashed. Please try to reconnect.’ immediately after champion select.

Solution

Open /etc/hosts on the host computer in the text editor of your choice.
On the line that resembles:
127.0.0.1   localhost.localdomain   localhost
add the name of your computer (found in /etc/hostname). For example:… »

Preamble

PlayOnLinux is a brilliant wrapper for WINE, allowing for the easy installation of innumerable Windows programs on Linux. Of these, my most recent install was League of Legends, which, of course, does not have a native Linux release. PlayOnLinux installs and runs it… »