Cant install Balsamiq Wireframes on Ubuntu 20.04

I want to install Balsamiq Wireframes.

But I can’t find a way to successfully install it. Always getting error in Lutris.

wget …~$ wget …/balsamiq-wireframes-linux/master/bw.yml -O /tmp/bw.yml && lutris -i /tmp/bw.yml
–2020-09-30 13:19:39-- …ttps://
Auflösen des Hostnamens … (r… …
Verbindungsaufbau zu … (||:443 … verbunden.
HTTP-Anforderung gesendet, auf Antwort wird gewartet … 200 OK
Länge: 2075 (2,0K) [text/plain]
Wird in »/tmp/bw.yml« gespeichert.

/tmp/bw.yml 100%[===================>] 2,03K --.-KB/s in 0s

2020-09-30 13:19:39 (8,04 MB/s) - »/tmp/bw.yml« gespeichert [2075/2075]

2020-09-30 13:19:42,690: Getting full game list from MAME…
2020-09-30 13:19:42,690: MAME XML generation launched in the background, not returning anything this time
2020-09-30 13:19:42,708: MAME isn’t installed, can’t retrieve systems list.
2020-09-30 13:19:43,121: Running Lutris
2020-09-30 13:19:43,122: Using Intel Open Source Technology Center
2020-09-30 13:19:43,122: Running Mesa driver 20.0.8 on Mesa DRI Intel® HD Graphics (ILK) (0x46)
2020-09-30 13:19:43,123: GPU: 8086:0046 10CF:150A using i915 drivers
2020-09-30 13:19:44,323: Vulkan is not available or your system isn’t Vulkan capable
2020-09-30 13:19:46,118: MAME XML written
2020-09-30 13:19:50,601: Runner < object at 0x7ffbe46a69d0> needs to be installed
2020-09-30 13:19:50,611: Getting runner information for wine (version: lutris-5.7-8-x86_64)
2020-09-30 13:19:51,768: Failed to retrieve wine (lutris-5.7-8-x86_64) information
2020-09-30 13:19:51,768: Failed to retrieve wine (lutris-5.7-8-x86_64) information
…/master/bw.yml -O /tmp/bw.yml && lutris -i /tmp/bw.yml

A couple of things to note as you’re running on Intel HD Mesa
First, It needs vulkan installed

Secondly, it needs the following runner under your home (or whatever user you run Lutris as)

Check you’ve got those, and you should be good to go.

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Thanks for the explanation. I came across the Failed to retrieve wine (lutris-5.7-8-x86_64) information error as well. So I ended up sending a pull request to update to use lutris-5.7-10-x86_64 and was able to install balsamiq wireframes. Thanks!

Wow, I finally got it installed. Thank you both!